Table 3

Motor Nerve conduction studies

NervePhaseNo of patientsDP (mean DML (SD))No of patientsGBS (mean DML (SD))
Median nerveEvolution 35.2 (0.35) 35.5 (0.5)
Plateau 66.5 (1.4) 56.8 (0.9)
Recovery325.8 (0.2)155.9 (0.3)
Ulnar nerveEvolution 34.0 (0.2) 33.6 (0.3)
Plateau 64.0 (0.4) 54.8 (0.6)
Recovery324.2 (0.1)124.1 (0.2)
Tibial nerveEvolution 36.8 (0.3) 36.2 (0.8)
Plateau 68.6 (1.5) 58.5 (0.8)
Pecovery322.5 (0.3)158.5 (0.6)
  • GBS=Guillain-Barré syndrome; DP=diphtheria polyneuropathy; DML=distal motor latency.