Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

What is Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea?

What is Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea?

  • Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: A disorder characterized by muscular weakness.

Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea, or a subtype of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: Introduction

Types of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea:

Broader types of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea:

How serious is Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea?

Prognosis of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: condition often improves with age
Complications of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: see complications of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

What causes Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea?

Causes of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: see causes of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

What are the symptoms of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea?

Symptoms of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: see symptoms of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

Complications of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: see complications of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

Onset of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: early infancy

Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: Medical Geneticist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea.
Treatments for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: see treatments for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

Name and Aliases of Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

Main name of condition: Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea

Other names or spellings for Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea:

myasthenia gravis, familial infantile, CMS-EA, Myasthenic syndrome congenital associated with episodic apnea, Myasthenic syndrome, presynaptic, congenital, associated with episodic apnea, Congenital myasthenic syndrome type 1a, CMS1A, Myasthenia familial infantile, FIM, Myasthenia gravis familial infantile 2 (formerly), FIMG2 (formerly)

CMS-EA, CMS1A, Congenital myasthenic syndrome type 1a, FIM, FIMG2 (formerly), Myasthenia familial infantile, Myasthenia gravis familial infantile 2 (formerly), Myasthenic syndrome congenital associated with episodic apnea, Myasthenic syndrome, presynaptic, congenital, associated with episodic apnea
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Congenital myasthenic syndrome with episodic apnea:

  • Familial infantile myasthenia gravis
  • Antimuscle antibodies
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise