Guillain-Barré syndrome

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Guillain-Barré syndrome

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Our patient developed Guillain Barre Syndrome I week after he had acute hepatitis with nephritic syndrome; whether he developed acute hepatitis-induced immunological reaction as a result of which he developed Guillain Barre syndrome, and the same immunological reaction was responsible for his nephritic syndrome is a subject to discussion and the mechanism remains open to speculation.
Guillain barre syndrome during preicteric phase of acute type B viral hepatitis.
Keywords: Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies (EMG/NCS), Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS), Pharyngeal cervical brachial (PCB).
Guillain Barre Syndrome is characterised clinically by acute flaccid paresis, areflexia and protein-cytologic dissociation in the cerebrospinal fluid (1).
Objective: To compare the therapeutic outcomes of plasmapheresis with intravenous immunoglobulins (IVIG) for Guillain Barre syndrome.
Doctors diagnosed the rare Guillain Barre syndrome, which affects nerve endings in the brain and can be fatal.
Additional opportunities also exist in auto-immune neuropathies such as Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS), which is an acute inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nerves.
Molly Riehl talked about the link between Zika and Guillain Barre Syndrome, an unpredictable neurological disorder, recently for a segment aired on NewsBeat Health and NewsBeat Social.
National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Diagnostic Criteria for Guillain Barre Syndrome
Amgen is also testing BDNF in early stage, small European trials on Guillain Barre syndrome and diabetic neuropathy.