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Serious effects of cat parasites

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What is Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy?

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy  (CIDP) is a rare neurological disorder that affects peripheral nerves. Symptoms range from weakness to paralysis, mild loss of feeling to total numbness, and no nerve pain to significant nerve pain.

Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) disorder is also sometimes called chronic relapsing polyneuropathy, is caused by damage to the myelin sheath (the fatty covering that wraps around and protects nerve fibers) of the peripheral nerves. Although it can occur at any age and in both genders, CIDP is more common in young adults, and in men more so than women. It often presents with symptoms that include tingling or numbness (beginning in the toes and fingers), weakness of the arms and legs, loss of deep tendon reflexes (areflexia), fatigue, and abnormal sensations. CIDP is closely related to Guillain-Barre syndrome and it is considered the chronic counterpart of that acute disease.

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Wrong Diagnosis

Started by Struggling in General 2 hours ago. 0 Replies

Hello, Has anyone been incorrectly diagnosed with CIDP when it was really Andersen's disease? Does anyone know if the symptoms of CIDP mimic or are similar to other diseases, i.e., Andersen's disease? Continue

cleansing of toxins from food and enviorment

Started by yomtov in General 10 hours ago. 0 Replies

wanting to know if anyone has any experience with toxic cleansing or heard information on this subject. 6 months ago i thought we would wait till my wife goes into remision to start. but after 4 relapses including 6weeks of being ventilated,…Continue

Do people stop getting flu shots?

Started by BigMike in General. Last reply by Uncle Bill 5 hours ago. 12 Replies

For me having the flu has got to be much worse than what damage an inoculation does. Continue

Any good doctors to refer in the Washington DC area?

Started by Richard G in General. Last reply by Katie 6 hours ago. 5 Replies

I have been diagnosed since 2004.  I am in the Northern Virginia area.  Has anyone heard of a good Doctor to see.  My first one died several years ago, the one I have now I am not happy with the service.Thank You, RIchardContinue

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