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Guillain-Barré syndrome as an extraintestinal manifestation of Crohn's disease.
  1. R. de la Fuente-Fernández,
  2. E. Rubio-Nazabal,
  3. F. de la Iglesia-Martínez
  1. Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Juan Canalejo, La Coruña, Spain.

    Abstract

    A variety of extraintestinal manifestations, probably immune-mediated, may appear during relapses of Crohn's disease. We report the clinical observation of a 34-year-old woman who developed a Guillain-Barré syndrome, aphthous stomatitis and oligoarthritis during a relapse of Crohn's ileocolitis. This case suggests that the Guillain-Barré syndrome may be another extraintestinal manifestation of Crohn's disease.

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