Electrophysiological subtypes and prognosis of childhood Guillain-Barré syndrome in Japan.

  title={Electrophysiological subtypes and prognosis of childhood Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome in Japan.},
  author={Kasumi Nagasawa and Satoshi Kuwabara and Sonoko Misawa and Katsunori Fujii and Yuzo Tanabe and Nobuhiro Yuki and Takamichi Hattori and Yoichi Kohno},
  journal={Muscle & nerve},
  volume={33 6},
Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) is classified into acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (AIDP) and acute motor axonal neuropathy (AMAN), but little is known about the incidence of the subtypes and the prognosis of childhood GBS. To elucidate the features and long-term prognosis, clinical and electrophysiological data for 31 Japanese GBS children… CONTINUE READING