Thursday, November 12, 2009

Stiff Person Syndrome More Condition_symptoms Help! Why Has Blue Shields Of Ca. Denied Treatment?

Help! Why has Blue Shields Of Ca. denied treatment? - stiff person syndrome more condition_symptoms

My stepfather is a rare disease effects 1 out of million people (lucky us). Its called Stiff Person Syndrome. What is the next step to try to obtain approval for IVIG therapy?

His illness:
Stiff person syndrome (SPS) is a rare neurological disorder with features of an autoimmune disease. SPS has been in touch by fluctuating muscle rigidity in the trunk and extremities, and increased sensitivity to stimuli such as noise, or emotional stress can cause muscle spasms characterized. Abnormal postures, often bent and stiff, are characteristic of the disease. People with SPS can also go to the disabled or move, or are afraid to leave the house because street noises, which can cause like the sound of a horn, spasms and falls.


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