Quiz: Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS)
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Patients with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) typically present with flaccid weakness as well as sensory abnormalities. Similar symptoms can result from other conditions such as myasthenia gravis, botulism, tick paralysis, and West Nile virus, making diagnosing GBS difficult. Which of the following findings in patients with botulism best differentiates it from GBS? 

  • A.

    Fixed dilated pupils

     

  • B.

    Intermittent weakness

     

  • C.

    Paralysis with intact sensation

     

  • D.

    Weakness worsened by exertion

     

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