Miller Fisher syndrome with negative anti-GQ1b immunoglobulin G antibodies.

Autor(es): Tan Hüseyin; Caner Ibrahim; Deniz Orhan; Büyükavci Mustafa

Resumo: Miller Fisher syndrome is characterized by a triad of ataxia, ophthalmoplegia, and reduced or absent tendon reflexes, with minimal if any limb weakness. Anti-GQ1b immunoglobulin G antibodies are present in high titers in most patients. Presented is a two-year-old female with Miller Fisher syndrome whose blood serum was negative for anti-GQ1b immunoglobulin G antibodies.

Imprenta: Pediatric Neurology, v. 29, n. 4, p. 349-350, 2003

Identificador do objeto digital: 10.1016/S0887-8994(03)00281-9

Descritores: Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Pathogenesis ; Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Proteins ; Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Antibodies ; Guillain-Barre Syndrome - Immunology

Data de publicação: 2003