Guillain-Barré syndrome

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Please see below for reliable medical information on Guillain-Barré syndrome produced by alternative providers.

NHS website

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Is there support?

gain (was the Guillain-Barré Syndrome Support Group)

Helpline: 0800 374 803
Email: via website

The Group is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 1154843 and Scotland No. SC039900. It provides information and support to those affected by Guillain-Barré syndrome, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) and other associated inflammatory neuropathies, and funds research into these illnesses.

Group details last reviewed March 2023.

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