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My dad has been diagnosed with auto immune Cerebellitis, is

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My dad has been diagnosed with auto immune Cerebellitis, is there anything to help him. He only has partial VA insurance which limits his ability to get the help he needs
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 12 days ago.

Hi Dr. Mo here.

I am assuming that he is already on steroids or other immune modulating medications?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
They tried that therapy, but only for a 3 week basis. He is on nothing and keeps falling at home.
Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 12 days ago.

Unfortunately the medicines that help the most are the anti-immune drugs and of course steroids.

They are tried for several months before we can determine if they are effective.

And if they fail we might bring him in for IV medications, usually done 1x per month.

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