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Sporadic fatal insomnia in a young woman: A diagnostic challenge: Case Report

  • Karen M Moody1Email author,
  • Lawrence B Schonberger2,
  • Ryan A Maddox2,
  • Wen-Quan Zou3,
  • Laura Cracco3 and
  • Ignazio Cali3
BMC Neurology201111:136

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2377-11-136

Received: 25 April 2011

Accepted: 31 October 2011

Published: 31 October 2011

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Original Submission
25 Apr 2011 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
9 Jul 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - James Ironside
21 Jul 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Herbert Budka
21 Jul 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jed Barash
29 Jul 2011 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Stephane Haik
7 Sep 2011 Author responded Author comments - Karen Moody
Resubmission - Version 3
7 Sep 2011 Submitted Manuscript version 3
31 Oct 2011 Editorially accepted
31 Oct 2011 Article published 10.1186/1471-2377-11-136

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Authors’ Affiliations

Texas Department of State Health Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Prion Disease Surveillance Center, Case Western Reserve University