Atypical Presentation of Guillain-Barré Syndrome
Mehmet İbrahim Turan 1 * , Ömer Özden 1, Esra Disci 1, Hüseyin Tan 1
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1 Department of Pediatric Neurology, Faculty of Medicine, Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey
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Abstract

Guillain-Barré syndrome is postinfectious polyneuropaty involving mainly motor but sometimes also sensory and autonomic nerves. We report a case of 11 years old boy who admitted with walking problem, voice hoarseness and sore throat problem that associated with partial vocal cord paralysis. We emphasize that hoarseness may be the initial symptom of the Guillain-Barré syndrome.

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Article Type: Case Report

https://doi.org/10.15197/sabad.1.11.51

EUR J GEN MED, 2014 - Volume 11 Issue 2, pp. 119-120

Publication date: 15 Apr 2014

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