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Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Introduction

Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis is a chronic neuromuscular disease which usually results from autoimmune dysfunction. Congenital myasthenia gravis however results from a genetic defect. Symptoms tend to become worse during the day with activity and improve after rest or after sleeping. The severity of symptoms may vary. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Congenital Myasthenia Gravis is available below.

Symptoms of Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

Treatments for Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

  • Treatment varies depending on the subtype involved. Possible treatments include: cholinesterase inhibitors, 3,4-diaminopyridine, quinidine, fluoxetine and cholinesterase inhibitors
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Causes of Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

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Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed ...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of Vitamin B12...read more »

Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

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Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Animations

Prognosis for Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

Prognosis for Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Symptoms are life-long and hence treatment is usually required life-long.

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More information about Congenital Myasthenia Gravis

  1. Congenital Myasthenia Gravis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Prognosis
 

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