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Study to Evaluate the Long-term Antibody Persistence of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Biologicals' MenACWY-TT Vaccine (GSK134612) Versus Mencevax ACWY in Healthy Adolescents and Adults and Booster Response to MenACWY-TT Vaccine Administered at 10 Years Post-primary Vaccination
Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) is a rare but serious autoimmune disorder that affects the peripheral nervous system, the portion of the nervous system that is outside the brain and spinal cord. It is usually caused by an acute infectious process. The patient's immune system attacks good tissue, which in this case is the nerve cells communicating with muscles. The individual with Guillain-Barre syndrome will initially experience a tingly and numbing sensation in the limbs, as well as weakness in the same areas. As these sensations spread, the entire body may become paralyzed. Full recovery is possible but may take considerable time.
It will be a year for me in a couple of weeks and I still notice limitations in areas of my body where the nerves were hit so hard. I had to update my CPR certification yesterday and I struggled with my left hand in particular during the…Continue
Its been a year may 5. Athem blue cross is horrible, the doctors I have seen 10 plus are horrible. It's bad enough to have GBS, but to not get any treatment at all. I have been told iam cured to why are you here, it's in your head, that's what…Continue
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