Long-term sensory deficit after Guillain-Barré syndrome

  title={Long-term sensory deficit after Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome},
  author={R Bernsen and A.E.J. de Jager and P.I.M. Schmitz and F.G.A. van der Mech{\'e}},
  journal={Journal of Neurology},
In order to document the sensory deficit still present several years after onset of Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) and to determine if the sensory residua have a disrupting effect on daily life, 122 patients were asked to cooperate in a neurological examination and to complete a questionnaire three to six years after onset. On functional assessment 84 patients had no or only minor neurological symptoms or signs, 24 patients showed moderate recovery and 14 patients were left with severe residual… CONTINUE READING


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