Olympic Swimmer Michael Klim Shares His CIDP Diagnosis and “Drastically” Deteriorating Health

Olympic gold medalist Michael Klim revealed that he was diagnosed with CIDP over two years ago.

Olympic swimming champion Michael Klim is opening up about his recent health problems.

In a new blog post on his website, the former athlete revealed that over two years ago he was diagnosed with an autoimmune disorder

He has Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy, a neurological disorder condition

The disorder targets your body's nerves, especially the areas of the arms, hands, legs, and feet

"I have been dealing with chronic ankle problems and degenerative back issues for quite some time," he said.

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