Journal of Neurology

, Volume 255, Issue 5, pp 756–757 | Cite as

Paralytic ileus as a presenting symptom of Guillain-Barré syndrome

  • T. Nowe
  • K. Hüttemann
  • T. Engelhorn
  • P. D. Schellinger
  • M. Köhrmann
LETTER TO THE EDITORS

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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Nowe
    • 1
  • K. Hüttemann
    • 1
  • T. Engelhorn
    • 2
  • P. D. Schellinger
    • 1
  • M. Köhrmann
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of NeurologyUniversity Hospital of ErlangenErlangenGermany
  2. 2.Dept. of NeuroradiologyUniversity Hospital of ErlangenErlangenGermany

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