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Table 1 RGBS patient characteristics

From: Leukocyte oxygen radical production determines disease severity in the recurrent Guillain-Barré syndrome

Clinical data RGBS patients, n = 10
Mean number episodes per patient 3
(2-7)
Follow-up time since first episode 15 years
(0.5-40 years)
Mean age at follow-up 52 years
(33-73 years)
Mean age first episode 35.7 years
(21-52 years)
Respiratory care 3 patients,
7 episodes
Preceding infection
at relapse
 
URTI 8 patients,
22 episodes
Campylobacter jejuni 5 patients,
13 of 22 episodes*
CMV 3 patients,
4 of 5 episodes*
RSV 1 patient,
3 of 4 episodes*
Influenza A 1 patient,
1 of 3 episodes*
VZV reactivation 1 patient,
1 of 4 episodes*
  1. URTI- upper respiratory tract infection
  2. * Number of episodes with a positive virus- or Campylobacter
  3. serology per number of episodes with adequate (according to section
  4. Microbiological analyses) sampling and analysis.
  5. Only positive findings were included in this table.