Immunopathogenesis and treatment of the Guillain-Barré syndrome--Part I.

The etiology of the Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) still remains elusive. Recent years have witnessed important advances in the delineation of the mechanisms that may operate to produce nerve damage. Evidence gathered from cell biology, immunology, and immunopathology studies in patients with GBS and animals with experimental autoimmune neuritis (EAN… (More)