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What are the tests for Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) Chronic

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What are the tests forGuillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Thanks for this question

Usually a spinal tap is the test that is needed for all 3

An EMG can be helpful as well

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
both of those conditions have the same test?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

correct.

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