Electrophysiological, clinical and epidemiological study of Guillain-Barre Syndrome in Hong Kong Chinese

Andrew C F Hui, K M Chow, Amy S Y Tang, Michael Fu, Richard Kay, K S Wong
Journal of Clinical Neuroscience: Official Journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia 2005, 12 (2): 134-6
The authors reviewed the clinical and electrophysiological features in 20 consecutive adult patients with Guillain-Barre Syndrome (GBS) admitted to a regional hospital in Hong Kong from 1993 to 1998. The majority of cases in this locality consists of the demyelinating form of GBS; epidemic, acute motor axonal neuropathy is not the predominant form. The incidence of GBS in this region of China was 0.44 per 100,000.

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