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Chlamydophila pecorum

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS Discussion' started by wastwater, Apr 1, 2015.

  1. wastwater

    wastwater Senior Member

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    helen1 Senior Member

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    Chlamydophila pneumonia does the same thing once it goes systemic. The majority of people have antibodies to this bacteria.
     
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    It wouldn't surprise me if microsporidia was causing a lot of cfs. there are no mainstream tests for it
     
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    heapsreal iherb 10% discount code OPA989,

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    Having antibodies to a certain infection is good but if one has a crappy innate immune system such as many with cfs/me who have low nk function and t cells function, Its possible these infections could reactivate and not properly controlled by the immune system with its poor nk and t cell function.
     
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    I wonder if these microsporidia or chlamydia block the vitamin d receptor to hide from the immuje system. Someone look that up to see if the marshall protocol is applicable here otherwise I will look
     
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    helen1 Senior Member

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    Definitely. Apparently at least 10% of pwme have active c.pneumonia infections including me.
     
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    Antares in NYC Senior Member

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    Me too!
     

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