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Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Introduction

Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis is a chronic neuromuscular disease resulting from autoimmune dysfunction. In ocular myasthenia gravis, only the eye muscles are affected. A significant number of patients with ocular myasthenia gravis go on to develop symptoms in other muscles. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis is available below.

Symptoms of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

Treatments for Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

  • Treatment varies depending on the severity of symptoms and individual responses to treatment. Treament options may include: corticosteroids, IV immunoglobulin, plasmapheresis, azathioprine, surgical removal of thymus, cholinesterase inhibitors
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Causes of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

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Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

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Prognosis for Ocular Myasthenia Gravis

Prognosis for Ocular Myasthenia Gravis: Treatment can help alleviate symptoms. A large number of patients develop generalized myasthenia gravis where muscles throughout the body are affected. Patients also tend to develop autoimmune thyroid disease. Symptoms may be exacerbated by factors such as stress, illness, menstruation, surgery, pregnancy and immunization. The course of the disease may vary considerable with periods of exacerbation and remission.

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

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