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2022 Jan

Ethiop J Health Sci



Guillain-Barré Syndrome Associated with SARS CoV-2 Infection: Case Report.


Nigatu D, Tigabu T, Awraris M, Yohannes A, Kebede D
Ethiop J Health Sci. 2022 Jan; 32(1):205-208.
PMID: 35250231.


Since the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS CoV2) in December 2019, there have been some case reports of Coronavirus disease 19 (COVID 19) associated Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS). GBS is an inflammatory polyradiculoneuropathy associated with numerous viral and bacterial infections. Here we describe the case of an Ethiopian man with a typical clinical and electrophysiological manifestation of GBS.