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Can you put these conditions in Groups if they are similar

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Can you put these conditions in Groups if they are similar or the same test is done for themGuillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS)
Fibromyalgia
Brachial Plexitis
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Shoulder Injury Related to Vaccine Administration (SIRVA)
Transverse Myelitis
Encephalitis
Neuropathic Pain
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 1 year ago.

Dear customer,

Thanks for your question.

Based on tests:

Brain imaging studies may be required for encephalitis, and multiple sclerosis.

Imaging tests of the spine may be required in transverse myelitis, neuropathic pain, brachial plexitis, and CIDP.

Nerve function tests for neuropathic pain, and brachial plexitis.

Electromyography for GBS and CIDP.

Lumbar puncture (spinal tap) for encephalitis, transverse myelitis, multiple sclerosis, chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy, and Guillain-Barre syndrome.

Other specific tests for each of these conditions may be done by your doctor.

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