Guillain-Barre syndrome

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Synonyms for Guillain-Barre syndrome

a form of peripheral polyneuritis characterized by pain and weakness and sometimes paralysis of the limbs

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Acute motor axonal neuropathy (AMAN), acute motor sensory axonal neuropathy (AMSAN) and Fisher syndrome (FS) are three different variants of GBS described in the literature in addition to the classic acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (AIDP).
There are numerous diseases associated with GBS, viruses, bacteria, immunisation, trauma, surgery, connective tissue disorders and even pregnancy, which can be followed by acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
This virus is called Guillain Barre, or, more specifically, acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy.
Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy following plasmodium vivax malaria.
Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy is often referred to as Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS).
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