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Danny Wuerffel Diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

this is a discussion within the Saints Community Forum; Get well soon buddy! ************************************************** ******* "Former quarterback Danny Wuerffel has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, a rare autoimmune disorder that causes paralysis. Wuerffel, who lives in Decatur, Ga., noticed he was losing sensation in his legs and strength in ...

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Old 05-08-2013, 02:51 PM   #1
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"Former quarterback Danny Wuerffel has been diagnosed with Guillain-Barré syndrome, a rare autoimmune disorder that causes paralysis. Wuerffel, who lives in Decatur, Ga., noticed he was losing sensation in his legs and strength in his arms shortly after he battled a stomach virus June 4. It's thought that his immune system started to attack the nerves that control movement and sensation, mistaking them for the virus....."

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DadGum. I hate to hear that. Prayers are with you Danny!
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Yeah, really sad to hear.
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Sucks but if managed he can still live a long productive life.
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Wow that sucks. A lot. Not a great player but a great guy
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Re: Danny Wuerffel Diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

this is terrible. but if anyone can kick its ass, its Danny Wuerffel.
Something tells me he has extraordinary inner-strength.
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Our prayers are with you.
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Re: Danny Wuerffel Diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Psalms 18:2 — The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower.

Danny, though the success as a Saint on the field was not to be enjoyed - your valiant, brave, and faithful effort is remembered and appreciated and so, we are with you and you in our prayers...
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Old 05-14-2013, 11:26 AM   #9
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I met him at a charity golf event several years ago on the north shore. Class act all the way. Prayers are with you, Danny!
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Echoing all of the thoughts here. God Bless!
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