“Without IVIg, to breathe and speak simultaneously were impossible, motor functions ceased confining me to a wheelchair…”
Without Intravenous Gamma Globulin Infusions (IVIg) my symptoms had become life threatening as noted by my treating Neurologist in 2005 and my quality of life was reduced to one level above insanity. Without IVIg, to breathe and speak simultaneously were impossible, motor functions ceased confining me to a wheelchair; I had none stop vertigo making me violently seasick. Bottom line, I was dependent upon others for my most basic and personal needs.
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The following series of articles detail my personal experiences and insights into my life with various autoimmune neuropathies and how Intravenous Gamma Globulin Infusions (IVIg) increased my quality of life to a level of self sufficiency I believed I would never attained again.