Simultaneous manifestation of Guillain-Barré and myofascial pain dysfunction syndromes. A case report

Autor(es): Ciotti A J,Swigert C J

Resumo: Guillain-Barré syndrome is a neurologic disorder resulting primarily in muscle paralysis with possible mortality. Although several etiologic factors have been implicated, the cause of the disease remains unknown. This article reviews a case in which a patient was referred with of myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome with development of Guillain-Barré syndrome manifesting in the head and neck region. Diagnostic techniques and management are also discussed.

Imprenta: Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, and Oral Pathology, v. 72, n. 4, p. 440-442, 1991

Identificador do objeto digital: 10.1016/0030-4220(91)90556-R

Descritores: Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Pathogenesis

Data de publicação: 1991