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Definition of Sporadic disease

Sporadic disease
Sporadic Spo*rad"ic, a. [Gr. ? scattered, fr. ?, ?, scattered, fr. ? to sow seed, to scatter like seed: cf. F. sporadique. See Spore.] Occuring singly, or apart from other things of the same kind, or in scattered instances; separate; single; as, a sporadic fireball; a sporadic case of disease; a sporadic example of a flower. Sporadic disease (Med.), a disease which occurs in single and scattered cases. See the Note under Endemic, a.

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- In epidemiology, sporadic is a term used to refer to a disease which occurs only infrequently, haphazardly, irregularly or occasionally from time to time...
- of prion disease cases. Sporadic CJD is different from bovine spongiform encephalopathy (mad cow disease) and variant Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease (vCJD)....
- and heart rate. The sporadic form of the disease often presents with double vision. Constipation is common as well. As the disease progresses, the person...
- Is the disease sporadic or inherited? Is there involvement of the upper motor neurons (UMN), the lower motor neurons (LMN), or both? Sporadic or acquired...
- Creutzfeld–Jakob disease. There are three main categories of CJD disease: sporadic CJD, hereditary CJD, and acquired CJD, with variant CJD being in the...
- different ways: by how fast the disease progresses which is related to the age of onset; by whether it is familial or sporadic, and by the region first affected...
- of kuru. The disease was therefore more prevalent among women and children. The epidemic likely started when a villager developed sporadic Creutzfeldt–Jakob...
- history of the disease and 3% of sporadic cases. A mutation in GBA presents the greatest genetic risk of developing Parkinsons disease. Several Parkinson-related...
- Less than 5% of sporadic Alzheimer's disease have an earlier onset. The strongest genetic risk factor for sporadic Alzheimer's disease is APOEε4. APOEε4...
- both as an inherited disease and sporadically. He noted that inherited retinoblastoma occurs at a younger age than the sporadic disease. In addition, the...