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... I was just diagnosed last year with IgA deficiency. I have systemic lupus and sjogrens syndrome. I have the anti-IgA antibody. How common is it for IgA to convert to CVID? Any thoughts would be welcomed. Thanks! (0 replies)
... Does anyone else have Igm deficiency? My igG, IgA and IgE are normal. My igm is not normal. It is 20 out of a range of 57-237. I have MAC and Bronchiectasis and have had for about 12 or 13 years. This is first time I have ever had an immunoglobulin profile done. My sputum test came back Heavy Growth of Stenotrophomonas Maltophilia and Heavy Polymorphonuclear leukocytes. ... (0 replies)
IgA deficiency
Apr 16, 2015
... before any immunization to be sure. I also have multiple autoimmune diseases to go along with hypogammaglobulinemia, sometimes also called Common Variable Immune Deficiency Syndrome or CVID. ... (3 replies)

IgA deficiency
Apr 5, 2015
... act infections can occur more easily. You should be careful to avoid people with those infections that are contagious, and get immunized against all you can. IGA deficiency can coexist with autoimmune disorders like lupus, which commonly causes B12 and Vit D deficiency as well as anemia. ... (3 replies)
... Hi just to let you know I am totally absent Iga and been seen over many years by infectious diseases. An important note Iga deficiency cannot be cured it is a life time problem in which recurrent sinus and pnenomia are prevalent. ... (11 replies)
... Prior to finding out about the IgG deficiency there was short term treatment for infection with Antibiotics and Predisone. ... (1 replies)
... A year ago I discovered through blood tests that I have an IGG2 subclass deficiency and recently my IGG4 has also dropped. ... (1 replies)
IgA deficiency
Feb 5, 2013
... Hi all, Was wondering if anyone can advise further on what the above is? I have been told I am IgA deficient with a level of 0.3. My GP gave me some info about what it is and that it can't be picked up. Does anyone have any further advice about it or any stories about living with it, just so I know what I'm up against? If it helps, I am also iron and vit d deficient... (3 replies)
... second opinion. IGG makes up the larges part of your immune system as for as the immuneglobulins go and there is treatment for CVID but not IGA deficiency. IGG deficiency should be more worrisome to any EXPERIENCED immunologist. We are not allow to post links or refer to websites but if you look up CVID you can read all about it. ... (11 replies)
... If you are in the US than a total IGG of 100 is extremely low. If you have other low immuneglobulins (which you do - low iga), have they worked you up for CVID?? Common Variable Immune Deficiency - IGG 2 standard deviations below normal (normal, depending on lab is anywhere between 650-1200) and yours is, low IGA and/or IGM (you also have this), history of recurring... (11 replies)
... Hi! Yea I thought it might be that.... I can't begin to tell you how many immunologists I have seen begging them for treatment . If you just look at me crossed eyed I get sick. I've lost so many jobs because of my medical issues. I have a number of immune problems all linked to my IgA deficiency. I'm out of work now 3 yrs... just started doing some private duty night shift... (11 replies)
... Common Variable Immune Deficiency as well as IGA deficiency and get these infusions. If you get sick alot about the only thing you can do is take a propholactyc antibiotic. ... (11 replies)
... Hey! Apart from IgA deficiency I also have moderate IgM deficiency, so maybe the doc confused things a bit and she meant she will give me IgM infusions? ... (11 replies)
... Btw you do know that with IgA deficiency GOD forbid you need blood it has to be IgA deficient blood or it must be washed ! ... (11 replies)
... Is anybody here with IgA deficiency and receiving such infusions? ... (11 replies)
... After a long wait and many tests I was told that I have selective antibody deficiency. My response to the pneumonia vaccine was not great but my bcells were producing normally. My igg has dropped in both blood tests since my first test that got this all started. Dr wants me to take a different pneumonia vax every 2 months for 6 months (3 times) then retest. She is holding... (2 replies)
... My IGa is 448 high, IGG in the 600's (low), vitamin D level 5 (normal is 32). I was finally diagnosed with PRIMARY IMMUNE DEFICIENCY DISEASE (Hypogammaglobulinemia) which is kind of rare. I have been sick for a very long time and no one could figure out what was wrong with me. I have chronic diarrhea. I get infections that just don't go away. I even got spinal meningitis... (1 replies)
... I have hyperthyroidism but they have never said I had Graves disease, though it is a serious possibility. I have however started taking Vit D recently because my level was low when they tested it last time. I think 24 or so. My mom's was at a 4 and she has Rheumatoid Arthritis. There could be a relation......hmmmmmm :dizzy: (16 replies)
... Hi! I am new to forum...I am seeking out advice, opinions and help! I have been diagnosed with a B-12 deficiency, had an Iron Infusion and now been diagnosed with an immune deficiency. All of this started back in November when I finally went to the doctor after getting Swine Flu in September and not ever getting my energy back. I had a lymph node biopsy in February which... (0 replies)
... How are you feeling now? Have you noticed a difference? I, too, found out I had a Vitamin D deficiency after nearly a year of "mystery" (read "all in my head") joint problems, fatigue, sleeplessness, GI issues and inflammation of all sorts. After a year of doctors and testing, I finally asked about my vitamin D levels. I was moderately deficient. I went on the 50,000 IU and... (16 replies)


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