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Write-up: Information has been received from a physician concerning a 16 year old female who on an unspecified date was vaccinated with the first dose of HPV vaccine. subsequently the pt developed lower extremity weakness and was hospitalized for two days with Guillain [[name]]. The pt received treatment with gamma globulin during her hospitalization. At the time of this report, the pt was back to school and was 99% recovered having only some area of numbness to her lower extremities. The physician did not believe that the pt was on any other medications at the time and had no further details to provide. Additional information has been requested. Mild Guillane [[name]] Syndrome. EMG study on 10/10/2006: nerve conduction studies of right peroneal and tibial nerves were normal. F wave latencies were normal but some blocking was present. Conclusion: study consistent with mild Guillain [[name]] Syndrome. 12/12/06-records received from facility. DX Mild Guillain [[name]] Syndrome. 12/28/06-DC Summary received DC DX: Mild Guillain [[name]] Syndrome. 1.5 week duration of tingling below kness and above ankle bilaterally. Pain with walking. Office note for DO 12/28/06 from pediatric neurologist:continues to have tingling from elbow to hands, improving. On Neurontin 100 mg tabs 1 three times per day. Has pain across shoulders and neck also lower back. Will order labs.
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