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Supporting persons diagnosed with Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) or Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP) or other Inflammatory Neuropathies.

The Inflammatory Neuropathy Support Group of Victoria Inc (IN Group) is a non profit Association that has been formed to:

  • Provide support to patients and their families;
  • Promote financial support for the group.


Inflammatory Neuropathies

Inflammatory neuropathies typically destroy the outer layer of the nerve sheath. They are usually demyelinating neuropathies characterised by the infiltration of peripheral nerves with lymphocytes and macrophages, cells that are associated with inflammation.

The most common inflammatory neuropathies are those associated with an acute onset and rapidly progressive course (Guillain-Barré Syndrome – GBS) and those with a chronic course (Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy – CIDP and Multifocal Motor Neuropathy – MMN). Other types of inflammatory neuropathies exist, but are less common.


Forthcoming Events

Please note: All events are listed on our IN Group AU Meetup.com page.


Christmas LuncheonSun 3rd December @ 12 noon


All of the above activities will be held at the Ashburton Library, 154 High St., Ashburton.


 You can also follow us on our Twitter account IN_Group_AU.


Any queries in respect to activities please call Margaret on (03) 9802 5319 or email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it








The Inflammatory Neuropathy Support Group of Victoria Inc.