21st death from new CJD strain


04 August 1997


21st death from new CJD strain


THE wife of a Kentish farm-worker has been named as the 21st victim of the new strain of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.

Susan Careys husband worked near Ashford – the centre of one of the biggest clusters of bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE)-related deaths in Britain.

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