Zika virus might cause Guillain-Barré syndrome, a French Polynesia study shows

The first evidence that Zika virus might be causing Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), a severe neurological disorder, has emerged from a retrospective study of 42 patients diagnosed with GBS during the Zika virus outbreak in French Polynesia (between October 2013 and April 2014). According to results published on March 1 in the journal The Lancet, based on the analysis of … Continue reading Zika virus might cause Guillain-Barré syndrome, a French Polynesia study shows