Seroreactivity to Campylobacter jejuni and gangliosides in patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome.

@article{Wulffen1994SeroreactivityTC,
  title={Seroreactivity to Campylobacter jejuni and gangliosides in patients with Guillain-Barr{\'e} syndrome.},
  author={H von Wulffen and Christiane Hartard and Eckehard Scharein},
  journal={The Journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1994},
  volume={170 4},
  pages={828-33}
}
Seroreactivities to Campylobacter jejuni or Campylobacter coli and to the gangliosides GM1 and GD1b were studied by quantitative and immunoglobulin class-specific ELISAs in 42 patients with recent onset of acute Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), in 39 patients with positive Campylobacter serology but no neurologic disease, and in 52 healthy blood donors. GBS patients showed positive reactivities to C. jejuni in 57%, 26%, and 2% for IgG, IgA, and IgM, respectively, while blood donors had… CONTINUE READING

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