Uncommon dyselectrolytemia complicating Guillain–Barré syndrome

@inproceedings{Saroja2013UncommonDC,
  title={Uncommon dyselectrolytemia complicating Guillain–Barr{\'e} syndrome},
  author={Aralikatte Onkarappa Saroja and Karkal Ravishankar Naik and Mallikarjun S. Khanpet},
  booktitle={Journal of neurosciences in rural practice},
  year={2013}
}
Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) and hypokalemic paralysis are common causes of acute flaccid quadriparesis and specific therapeutic interventions differ. Simultaneous occurrence of severe hypokalemia in patients with GBS at the time of presentation can cause diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma. Presence of hypomagnesemia with hypokalemia in patients with GBS can be perplexing and pose further challenges. Evaluation for preexisting inherited or other associated metabolic disturbances is needed in… CONTINUE READING

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