Keith Van Haren, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

Keith Van Haren

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Guillain Barre/Miller Fisher Syndrome/Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Guillain-Barr√© Syndrome (GBS) refers to a set of related disorders that are characterized by an acute-onset, immune-mediated polyneuropathy. It is commonly associated with a preceding infection. The GBS subtypes are differentiated primarily by their clinical features and neurophysiologic findings. The relevance of these subtypes is better applied to…

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