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The purpose of this study is to assess the effectiveness of a single dose of Privigen (IgPro10) for treating chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP) in comparison to a multi-dose regimen. CIDP is a rare neurological disorder characterized by progressive weakness and impaired sensory function in the legs and arms caused by damage to the myelin protecting peripheral nerves throughout the body.
Subject to certain inclusion and exclusion criteria, this study is enrolling participants ages 2 through 16 who have CIDP.
Boys and Girls: Ages 2 through 16
Participants are randomly assigned to take either a single dose or multiple doses of Privigen.
Visits: 16 to 17
Duration: Up to 1 year
Study Description at National Institutes of Health
Neurodevelopment in Rare Disorders Research
Maria L. Escolar, MD, MS
For more information about the study or enrollment, please contact:
Jodi Martin, Clinical Research Coordinator
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