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Guillain-Barre syndrome

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Other Names for Guillain-Barre syndrome

  • Acute autoimmune peripheral neuropathy
  • Acute immune-mediated polyneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory neuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory polyneuropathy
  • GBS
  • Landry's ascending paralysis
  • Landry-Guillain-Barre-Strohl syndrome
  • Post-infective polyneuritis