GBS tends to be self-limiting with temporary paralysis.
Common symptoms include muscle weakness and paralysis.
Infections such as Epstein-Barr virus have been associated with GBS.
Numbers 3, 4, and 5 are correct.
Rationale: Males develop GBS slightly more often than females. The acute or initial period lasts from 1 to 4 weeks, beginning with the onset of symptoms and ending when no further deterioration occurs. GBS tends to be self-limiting with muscle weakness and temporary paralysis. Infections are commonly associated with GBS, with Campylobacter jejuni one of the more common bacterial infections.