Acute idiopathic polyneuritis

acute idiopathic polyneuritis

acute idiopathic polyneuritis n.
a neurologic syndrome, usually following certain virus infections, marked by paresthesia of the limbs and by muscular weakness or a flaccid paralysis. also called guillain-barré syndrome, infectious polyneuritis, landry-gillain-barré syndrome, landry syndrome, polyradiculoneuropathy, radiculoganglionitis.

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