Miller Fisher syndrome and Haemophilus influenzae infection.

@article{Koga2001MillerFS,
  title={Miller Fisher syndrome and Haemophilus influenzae infection.},
  author={Michiaki Koga and Nobuhiro Yuki and Tadashi Tai and Koichi Hirata},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2001},
  volume={57 4},
  pages={
          686-91
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between Miller Fisher syndrome (MFS) and antecedent Haemophilus influenzae infection. BACKGROUND Little is known about agents in prior respiratory tract infection of MFS, whereas antecedent upper respiratory symptoms are frequent. H. influenzae is a major pathogen that can cause human respiratory tract infection. METHODS The authors used ELISA to detect serum antibody against the bacterium in 70 consecutive patients with MFS and 110 with Guillain-Barr… CONTINUE READING
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