Myasthenia

Last updated: Friday, 06, August, 2010
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Myasthenia gravis 

Diagnosis is based on clinical assessment, neurophysiological studies and the presence of acetylcholine receptor antibodies or MUSK antibodies.

  • Thymoma¬†

Skeletal muscle antibodies define a subset of patients with myasthenia gravis who have a higher risk of thymoma.

  • Thymic hyperplasia

Eaton-Lambert syndrome