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Treatment for Gullian Barre syndrome - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello
User :   What is GBS?
User :   Gullen Berry Syndrome?
Doctor :   Yes Gullian Barre syndrome
Doctor :   after some kind of infection the body responds
User :   how it happens?
Doctor :   by forming some kind of chemicals which damage the neurons
Doctor :   by causing paralysis, weakness of the muscles
User :   caustive agent?
Doctor :   Usually the intestinal infection
User :   tretment?
Doctor :   No specific treatment
Doctor :   only symptomatci
User :   treatment?
Doctor :   plasmapheresis
Doctor :   is usually done
Doctor :   to remove the antiboides
User :   what type of infection it is?
Doctor :   and also the injection of gamma globulin
User :   any precaution or vaccine??
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   since the cause is exactly not known

Doctor :   but certain infection of the body so he reacts
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