Guillain-Barre Syndrome (Gbs)

(Acute idiopathic polyneuritis, acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy, Guillain-Barre’s syndrome) Guillain-Barre syndrome is an acute, usually very rapidly progressive, however self-limiting inflammatory polyneuropathy and characterized by muscle weakness and mild distal sensory loss. As a cause of an autoimmune process is adopted. The diagnosis is made clinically. The treatment includes iv immunoglobulins, plasma exchange and, in severe cases, one of apparatus ventilation. (See also summary of disorders of the peripheral nervous…

September 3, 2018