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... I was just wondering if anyone's bloodwork ever showed a high C3D immune complex. ... (0 replies)
... e really big and end up clogging up are toliet. Right now she is back on antibotics with her daily asthma meds and nasonex. She has been tested for allergies and immune deficiency and both came back negitive. Her doctor told me to start asking family members about CF and immune problems. ... (11 replies)
... Sinus infection is a surface manifestation of a suppressed immune system. The immune system is composed, in large part, by the natural defenses afforded to us through good bacteria....bacteria that number in the trillions. ... (9 replies)

Toddler with cf
Jun 28, 2008
... from the nurses that MRSA is prominent within the hospitals, and that the nurses all get it when they first start working in the environment, however also become immune to it. As for Pseudomonas, let me share with you what I have learned from a well respected M.D. ... (10 replies)
... uggling for a diagnosis for their symptoms. My first ENT said he was going to test me one of the times I was in the hospital and that is when they found the IGG immune deficiency so maybe he did that blood work at that time and it was negative. ... (3 replies)
... Have you had your child tested for an immune deficiency? ... (3 replies)
... tating disadvantages that no generation has experienced in exactly this way before. For one, you were probably never given the essential nutrients your body and immune system need to be healthy. ... (9 replies)
... he amount of fluid collected. But the Dr was very nice and caring. He said he did not believe completely that if was CF he is thinking more along the lines of an Immune Deficiency. He has ordered an Xray of her chest and also blood work in the IgG, IgA, IgM and IgE as well as lots of other immune tests. ... (20 replies)
... im in for the sweat test pretty sure that he would be diagnosed with CF. But luckily it came back well within the normal range. Sometimes kids just have a weaker immune system. So try to stay positive.... ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for your reply and there's no such thing as "blabbing" I really appreciate your sharing and candidness it is refreshing. Well, since my last post my daughter was again admitted at the clinics insistance for two more weeks until the 17th of august funny, last time it was til the 17th of march st patty's day that she was discharged...She was determined to indeed have and... (4 replies)
Atypical CF?
Jan 30, 2010
... my daughter has cf and when she was diagnosed my mum told me that i was tested for it as a baby when i had pneumonia, which i thought nothing of until now. today she was reading the newest CF Trust magazine and came across a letter that someone had written in wondering if their 20-something year old son had cf. the doctor replied saying that he might have Atypical CF which is... (0 replies)
... hey all, I'm 27 year old male, I got sick this past february with pneumonia.. that went away but i've had a cough with chest hoarsness off and on.. i can't seem to shake it. I've never had anything chronic in terms of coughing or lungs my entire life.. I've always been healthy and played college sports with no problems. the reason i thought of CF was because of reading... (6 replies)
... ramycin, and let me explain why, due to research now, tobra is the only drug that is currently treating Pseudomonas, and if we take it now our bodies will become immune to it, then when we have the bacteria that can be fatal to us such as Pseudomonas, we will not be able to fight it, and then.... ... (44 replies)
Toddler with cf
Jun 26, 2008
... o I try to build her up as much as possible now and fight those fights later on when they arise or do I be a bit more relaxed about it now and let her fight her immune system up herself? ... (10 replies)
... I have had 2 ENT drs say that my chronic sinus issues remind them of someone with CF. (I do have CVID - immune system deficiency)...discussed this w/my infectious disease dr. (recurring MRSA and pseudomonas and fungal infections despite 3 longterm IV antibiotic treatments). Infectious dis. dr. thought it would be a good idea to have the test done. Her office was going to... (3 replies)
Toddler with cf
Sep 22, 2007
... turns baterial that you need antibiotics. I try not to over worry when she gets a cold as I know this is a natural process for children and it can build up their immune system, if it progressed past a cold or flu which it hasn't yet then would be more concerned. ... (10 replies)
What do you think?
Jul 16, 2007
... he was undergoing some sort of infusions every few weeks for an immune disorder, had issues with malabsorption, sinus infections, because of steroids he's got blood sugar issues and his vitamin levels very low, including iron. ... (5 replies)
What do you think?
Jul 16, 2007
... Thank you both so much for your responses. Ratatosk, was the other parent's child diagnosised with the auto-immune disorder? My son has elevated white blood cells in his intestines and chronic inflamation, but not the flat villi they look for with celiac's disease so unless he starts getting better on the diet she is not sure that CD is the answer. I guess I should just... (5 replies)
What do you think?
Jul 16, 2007
... Ditto on the genetic testing. DS had his at a CFF accredditted facility and it was a normal 32; however, a local doctor suspected CF and had ordered genetic testing and it showed CF. Based on symptoms, sounds a LOT like CF, which can present itself in very different ways -- failure to thrive, sinus issues, loose stools... I've been corresponding with another parent, whose... (5 replies)
... I just read your story and I know how you feel. My son is eight and has been pretty sick for most of his life. He has m470v variant and also an immune deficiency. He just started on the enzymes and it is making a difference. Every day is a new experience. ... (83 replies)




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