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Write-up: Sudden onset of muscle weakness on 5/8/07 during 5th period of middle school (about 1:30 pm). Gradual worsening by 5/10/07. Seen in ED 5/10/07. GBS diagnosis made by attending MD, Neuro consult 5/11/07 concurred diagnosis. Patient transferred on 5/11/07. Currently still hospitalized, awaiting transfer to rehab center closer to patient''s home. 05/15/07-records received for DOS5/11-5/14/07-DC DX: Guillain Barre syndrome. Seen in ER for extremity weakness times four with increasing intensity the more distal on extremity. Weak grip and altered gait. Treated with IVIG. No significant improvement in extremity weakness however no ascension of weakness either. DC home. Annual followup 01/4/2010 While greatly improved since last inquiry (60 day post everd), father reports patient still has periods of fatigue and isn''t 100% her old self. Mother reports patient was still in physical therapy 4 days per week untill early April. (08) 02/02/2010 Unable to run, general weakness in hands and feet, fatigue. She is able to wiggle her toes but can not "spread them" like she once could and the "balls of her feet don''t work".
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