European Spine Journal

, Volume 21, Issue 8, pp 1674–1675 | Cite as

Froin’s syndrome: an uncommon mimicker of Guillain–Barre syndrome

Letter to the Editor


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of NeurologyCleveland Clinic FloridaWestonUSA

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