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Demyelinating Neuropathies

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Anemia & Neuropathy

My current HIV regimen for the last three months includes: Tipranavir, Norvir, Kaletra, Combivir, Fuzeon & Foscarnet. I am also on triple anti fungal therapy for aspergilius in sinus. Ambisome, Cancidas(both IV) and voriconosol/Vfend oral. Over the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...well, including other toxic neuropathies, entrapment neuropathies, diabetes, B12 deficiency, alcoholism, uremia, inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy and acute neuromuscular syndrome. You'll need to work closely with your HIV specialist and... Read more »

neuropathy pain

Dr. Bob, I always enjoy reading your responses. You are a great spirit and wonderful person.I am... Read more »

Testing @ Frascino Medical Clinic

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San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Peripheral Neuropathy

...positive anecdotal reports from people with HIV/AIDS-related PN suggest that this therapy may be worth trying. For inflammatory demyelinating neuropathies such as GBS and CIDP, plasmapheresis may be used. In this process, blood plasma is removed,... Read more »
San Francisco AIDS Foundation

Understanding and Managing Peripheral Neuropathy

...findings. Other types of neuropathy may be seen in people with HIV, but these are considerably less common than DSPN. Inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (known as Guillain-BarrĂ© syndrome in its acute form) is marked by progressive... Read more »
AIDS InfoNet

Peripheral Neuropathy

What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? How Is PN Diagnosed? How Is It Treated? Other Resources The Bottom Line What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? Peripheral neuropathy (PN) is a disease of the peripheral nerves. These are... Read more »
The Well Project

Peripheral Neuropathy and HIV/AIDS

Table of Contents What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? What Causes PN? Who Is at Risk of Developing PN? How Do You Know if You Have PN? PN Treatments Finding Support References What Is Peripheral Neuropathy? ... Read more »
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Strange circumstances

Posted by Impossible, 1 Reply
...hormones not to mention less myelin tissue protecting my nervous system. Which would make me alot more prone to something like demyelinating polyneuropathy. Anyways my plan is to send off my infectious panel to this one lab at 5 months post... Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »

What is neuropathy pain?

Posted by bura, 3 Replies
Can someone describe what is neuropathy pain? Read more »

chili pepper good for neuropathy

Posted by Anonymous
I read that peppers are good for neuropathy, are there any other things that help with it, it is bad in my heels of my feet and legs. Read more »