[Guillain-Barré syndrome. Variation on the theme].

Abstract

Guillain-Barré syndrome, or acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, is a frequent cause of acute onset of flaccid paresis and areflexia. Electrophysiological studies show demyelination, sometimes with varying degrees of axonal degeneration. In some cases axonal degeneration apparently develops rapidly, without signs of primary demyelination… (More)

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@article{Karlsen1996GuillainBarrSV, title={[Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome. Variation on the theme].}, author={B{\aa}rd Ove Karlsen and Christian Alexander Vedeler}, journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke}, year={1996}, volume={116 2}, pages={242-5} }