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Are CIDP and Cancer Related?

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The Connection Between CIDP Neuropathy and Cancer The connection between cancer and CIDP neuropathy is hotly debated. In one study of 33 patients who were investigated for CIDP, three of them had carcinoma and one had Igm paraprotein. To find out more, see the following scientific study on the correlation between cancer and CIDP neuropathy […]

IVIG Treatment Resolving Peripheral Neuropathy

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In a 2003 study, four patients with the following diseases (respectively) had the following problems: Sjo ̈gren’s syndrome, Churg-Strauss vasculitis, SLE, and vaccination induced vasculitis. After having been administered IVIG treatment, their neuropathy was resolved. The study concluded that IVIG may be beneficial in cases of resistant vasculitic peripheral neuropathy. IVIG should probably be considered […]

THE MYSTERIOUS WORLD OF NEUROPATHY

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CIDP Neuropathy also known as Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating polyneuropathy is a type of neuropathy with certain specific features, both clinically and on the diagnostic nerve testing  (NCV TEST). Peripheral neuropathy, a result of damage to your peripheral nerves, often causes weakness, numbness, and pain, usually in your hands and feet. It can also affect other areas […]