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Title: Guillain Barre Syndrome after vaccination against Corona Virus Disease19: Managed in limited resource setting
Authors: Kamar, Sher Bahadur
Bhatta, Uttam Kumar
Singh, Ratna
Timilsana, Manju Paudel
Citation: KamarS. B., BhattaU. K., SinghR., & Paudel TimilsanaM. (2023). Guillain Barre Syndrome after vaccination against Corona Virus Disease19: Managed in limited resource setting. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, 20(4), 1013-1015.
Issue Date: 2022
Publisher: Government of Nepal; Nepal Health Research Council; Ramshah Path, Kathmandu, Nepal
Article Type: Case Report
Keywords: Complication
Guillain barre syndrome
Series/Report no.: Oct-Dec, 2022;4134
Abstract: Abstract A 16-year-old boy who classically featured Guillain Barre Syndrome (GBS) after Corona Virus Disease-19 vaccination was timely treated successfully in limited resource setting in far western province. After Moderna (mRNA COVID 19 Vaccine) vaccination, he rapidly developed ascending paralysis of limbs without autonomic and sensory or cranial nerve involvement. He has been treated with Intravenous Immuno-Globulin (IVIG). Over six-weeks long observation and supportive care and he was discharged with full recovery. Many GBS cases after vaccination have been reported but yet to know the association of vaccine. It is very important to address the complication for successful vaccination programme. Keywords: Complication; COVID-19; guillain barre syndrome; vaccine
Description: Case Report
ISSN: Print ISSN: 1727-5482; Online ISSN: 1999-6217
Appears in Collections:Vol 20 No 04 Issue 57 Oct-Dec, 2022

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