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Guillain-Barre syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Acute autoimmune peripheral neuropathy
  • Acute immune-mediated polyneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy
  • Acute inflammatory neuropathy
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