Buerger’s disease is a type of vasculitis, and acute inflammation of the blood vessels occurs. Inflammation is a defense mechanism employed by the immune system. It alerts us that damage exists and healing needs to take place.

The usual anti-inflammatory treatments like steroids do not seem to be very effective. Taking supplements rich in plant enzymes helps to break down by-products of inflammation. This allows helps in cell repair. Some experimental treatments are spinal cord stimulation and vascular endothelial growth factor gene therapy.

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