Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)

What is CIDP?

Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) is a rare neurological disorder that causes inflammation of your body’s nerves. The chief symptoms of CIDP progress slowly (over at least two months) and include numbness, weakness, and tingling of the arms and legs.

Here is a sampling of our Vita stories on CIDP:

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Attendees at the 2018 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting in Los Angeles participated in a demonstration of what it’s like to deal with common Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy symptoms.
When Common Symptoms Aren’t So Common

Weakness, numbness and tingling in the arms and legs may be signs of CIDP.

Estelle Benson
From a Living Room to 46 Countries

Award winner Estelle Benson reflects on 35 years of the GBS/CIDP Foundation.

NORD staffers cheer on the Running for Rare team at the Hartford Marathon
Safeguarding the Rights of a Vulnerable Population

NORD celebrates 35 years of advocating for people with rare diseases.

Resources for you

GBS/CIDP Foundation International Global non-profit organization supporting individuals and families affected by GBS, CIDP, or related syndromes such as MMN. View Website
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Treatments Available

Availability of treatments may vary from country to country. Please be sure to visit your local site for further information.

Privigen® Immune Globulin Intravenous (Human) 10% Liquid Visit Website pdf
Hizentra® Immune Globulin Subcutaneous (Human) 20% Liquid Visit Website pdf
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