Reply To: walking slower and slower 8 years post GBS

October 29, 2015 at 4:38 pm

GBS is almost always a one-time event. If symptoms return a few years following onset, it is probably the chronic form of the syndrome: CIDP.

Diagnosis should now be that for CIDP. NCS/NVS is only one of the diagnostic tests available. Please see the following booklet for an overview of the conditions and the tests involved in confirming its presence:

If CIDP is indicated, perhaps the first treatment sought should be Plasma Exchange, followed by IVIg.