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is droopy face a symptom of guillain barre syndrome

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Response: Not clear to me why you have "muscle weakness", and your information does not indicate why you wonder about Guillain-Barre. This is far better handle ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
16 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Paresthesias/weak: Guillain-barre can progress very fast but usually starts with strange sensations in the extremities and then weakness that also starts from the extrem ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Marquart
40 years experience Neurosurgery
Numbness: Guillain-barre syndrome is a demylinating disease of the nerves and causes numbness, weakness and can progress to paralysis. The condition usually imp ... Read More
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Typically bilateral: Usually, an acute ascending bilateral predominantly motor neuropathy associated with progressive weakness, and potential compromise of breathing, foll ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Guillain-Barre: Is a form of ascending paralysis which has several major forms and can result in long term persistent neurological deficits. There is a recent excell ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Muscle weakness: This is a allergic/toxic reaction to the nervous system in response to an immunologic insult - most commonly a viral infection. The areas affected, u ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Megerian
28 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Motor weakness: Guillian-barre is an inflammatory disease of the nerve roots that results in pain and progressive motor weakness. It can cause paralysis, breathing f ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Clinical Diagnosis: This is the most common cause of acute generalized paralysis in the western world. It is usually a progressive ascending paralysis. The spinal fluid ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
No: No.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christina Lenk
28 years experience Neurology
Probably not: Hpv is not known to trigger guillain barre. It is a virus that tends to stay locally, causing symptoms on the genitals. It typically takes a couple ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Withdraw : You have developed withdraw symptoms from Opioid, after using them for longterm our body gets dependent on them and screams and acts up if stops abrup ... Read More

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