Volume 11, Number 7—July 2005
West Nile Virus–associated Flaccid Paralysis
|Variable||Respiratory failure (N = 12*)||No respiratory failure (N = 20)||Odds ratio||p value†|
|Facial nerve weakness||6||5||3||0.25|
*Includes 1 patient with respiratory weakness secondary to Guillain-Barré–like syndrome.
†Fisher exact test.
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