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Common variable immunodeficiency

Other Names for this Disease
  • Common variable hypogamma-globulinemia
  • CVID
  • Hypogamma-globulinemia, acquired
  • Immunoglobulin deficiency, late-onset
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  • Do you have any information about CVID?  How does one contract this disease?  Is there any cure or treatment for this disease?  My husband has been told he has this disease and has been getting IVIG infusions, but he seems to be getting sicker every time he goes.  The last two times he had to have 2 units of red blood.  Is this normal? Click here for answer