A case of Guillain-Barré syndrome associated with human parvovirus B19 infection

J Infect. 1998 May;36(3):327-8. doi: 10.1016/s0163-4453(98)94531-5.


We report a 4-year-old boy who presented with Guillain-Barré Syndrome 11 days after the onset of erythema infectiosum. The illness resolved without gamma globulin therapy.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Child, Preschool
  • Erythema Infectiosum / complications*
  • Erythema Infectiosum / virology
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Parvovirus
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy / complications
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy / virology*