A rare case of Guillain-Barré syndrome presenting with abdominal pain.

@article{Michas2015ARC,
  title={A rare case of Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome presenting with abdominal pain.},
  author={George Michas and Aikaterini Nikolopoulou and E Varytimiadi and N Xydia},
  journal={Hippokratia},
  year={2015},
  volume={19 4},
  pages={
          374-375
        }
}
BACKGROUND Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is a heterogeneous condition that encompasses acute immune-mediated polyneuropathies. GBS is the most frequent cause of acute neuromuscular paralysis worldwide and constitutes one of the most serious emergencies in neurology. Description of case: As it presents extremely rarely with the first symptom being abdominal pain, herein we report the case of a 48-year-old man who presented with acute abdominal pain and diagnosed with GBS. The patient required… CONTINUE READING

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