Medical Dictionary: Fisher Syndrome


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Fisher Syndrome: Another name for Miller Fisher Syndrome.
Fisher Syndrome (condition): Autoimmune nerve condition.

Fisher Syndrome: Miller Fisher syndrome is a rare, acute polyneuropathy characterized by ataxia (abnormal muscle coordination), ophthalmoplegia (paralysis of the eye muscles), and areflexia (absence of the reflexes). The disorder is a variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome. 1

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1. excerpt from NINDS Miller Fisher Syndrome Information Page: NINDS

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