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Lan·dry's paralysis

n :  GUILLAIN-BARRÉ SYNDROME
 
Landry, Jean-Baptiste-Octave (1826-1865),
French physician. Landry published a treatise on diseases of the nervous system in 1855. Four years later he produced a treatise on paralyses and described Landry's paralysis.
 
 

 
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