TITLE

Neck stiffness in Guillaine-Barre syndrome subsequent to cytomegalovirus infection

AUTHOR(S)
Pişkin, İbrahim Etem; Çalık, Mustafa; Yarımay, Güneş; Tekin, İshak Özel
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Dicle Medical Journal / Dicle Tip Dergisi;2011, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p104
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
Guillain-Barre syndrome is an acute inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy that can be seen at any age. The classic symptoms such as flaccid paralysis and areflexia are not always predominant in children. In this study, we presented a 3-year-old girl with Guillain-Barre syndrome associated with cytomegalovirus infection who referred with showed atypical symptoms including neck stiffness.
ACCESSION #
59310935

 

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