Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome

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Synonyms: PCB variant of GBS | PCB variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome | Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial weakness | Pharyngo-cervico-brachial variant of GBS | Pharyngo-cervico-brachial variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome

Pharyngeal-cervical-brachial variant of Guillain-Barré syndrome is a rare acquired peripheral neuropathy disease characterized by rapidly progressive oropharyngeal (facial palsy dysarthria) and cervicobrachial weakness associated with upper limb weakness and hypo/areflexia in the absence of ophthalmoplegia ataxia altered consciousness and prominent lower limb weakness. The presence of monospecific IgG anti-GT1a antibodies is associated.

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Aicardi-Goutieres Syndrome Advocacy Association

AGSAA is a global coalition of deeply dedicated parent advocates working alongside clinicians, researchers, and scientists. We are united in our desire to improve the lives of individuals and families living with Aicardi-Goutières Syndrome and those yet to be diagnosed. Everything we do reflects a sense of urgency to rescue patient potential and preserve quality of life through accelerating research and providing timely emotional and educational support alongside evolving clinical care recommendations to affected families.

Project CASK

VISION Project CASK believes in a world free of the life limitations and debilitating effects of CASK gene disorders. ​MISSION To accelerate breakthroughs in research to develop treatments and a cure for CASK gene disorders. ​VALUES Collaboration. Transparency. Urgency.

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