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My brother had gillian barrs syndrome can this give him cancer?

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Dr. Stephen Noga
Internal Medicine - Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

It is not associated.

In brief: No

It is not associated.
Dr. Stephen Noga
Dr. Stephen Noga
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

There's no theoretical reason that this should cause cancer, being a temporary autoimmune process.
Dr. Rao is correct that one study made a very weak correlation, and i want to thank him for his diligence. I suspect that in these cases, unknown cancers likely triggered the immune disturbance.

In brief: No

There's no theoretical reason that this should cause cancer, being a temporary autoimmune process.
Dr. Rao is correct that one study made a very weak correlation, and i want to thank him for his diligence. I suspect that in these cases, unknown cancers likely triggered the immune disturbance.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Contravercial

Development of cancers in gillian bare's disease is contravercial , in italian study slight increase not a significant increase is noted.
All studies agree ' does not meet the critria for paraneoplatic disease' then the answer will be no it will not give cancer.

In brief: Contravercial

Development of cancers in gillian bare's disease is contravercial , in italian study slight increase not a significant increase is noted.
All studies agree ' does not meet the critria for paraneoplatic disease' then the answer will be no it will not give cancer.
Dr. Addagada Rao
Dr. Addagada Rao
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