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Related to Landry-Guillain-Barré syndrome: Guillain Barre Syndrome
Landry-Guillain-Barré syndrome[lan′drē ¦gē‚yan bə′rā ‚sin‚drōm]
A diffuse motor-neuron paresis, rapid in onset, and usually ascending and symmetrical in distribution, with proximal involvement greater than distal, and motor deficits greater than sensory. Also known as Guillain-Barré syndrome; Landry's paralysis.
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