I was diagnosed with Crohn's Disease in April 2005 and in August 2008 with Whipple's Disease as well at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota. Whipple's treatment is vital and you should strictly adhere to the treatment plan.
The fatality rate of Whipple's Disesase, if left untreated, is 100%.
RIP KEVIN "Kasper" Clotfelter RIP
11/11/1987 - 07/08/2010
Passed Away at Age 22 from Heart Failure due to complications of Crohn's Disease
I am honored to have had Kevin in my life. His passing left a hole in my heart that can never be filled.
DX: Chronic and Complete intestinal VRE Colonization
CNS Whipple's Disease~ Dx @ The Mayo Clinic
Irreversable Spinal and Brain Stem Damage from Whipple's
Organic Brain Disease
Meds: Fentanyl 50mcg
Morphine Continuous Release 15mg
Lamictal XR 600mg
Bactrim DS (5 years continuously)