Reporting Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy

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What to report

Transmissible spongiform encephalopathy must be reported to MDH within one working day.

Please report all confirmed or suspected cases of Human TSEs including:

  • Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)
  • Variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (vCJD)
  • Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker Syndrome
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Kuru

How to report transmissible spongiform encephalopathy

  • Yellow Disease Report Card
    This disease may be reported using the MDH "Yellow Card (previously known as the "blue card")."

  • Phone
    Any reportable infectious disease may be reported by phone to 651-201-5414 or 877-676-5414.

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Updated Friday, 27-Sep-2013 10:05:30 CDT