Font Size
A
A
A

Guillain-Barre Syndrome (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author:Michael A LoGuidice Sr, DO, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Memorial Hospital of York.

Coauthor(s): Mark Persin, DO, Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Memorial Hospital of York.

Editors:Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Ron Fuerst, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of South Carolina College of Medicine; Director, Children's Emergency Center, Children's Hospital of Richland Memorial Hospital.

Last Editorial Review: 8/10/2005

Medical Author:
Coauthor:
Medical Editor:
Medical Editor:
Medical Editor:




Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Guillain-Barre Syndrome in Childhood »

Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), or acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (AIDP), is characterized by progressive motor weakness and areflexia.

Read More on Medscape Reference »


Medical Dictionary