Misdiagnosis of Hidden Causes of Myasthenia Gravis
Underlying conditions list:
The list of possible underlying conditions
mentioned in various sources
for Myasthenia Gravis includes:
Other underlying conditions related to Myasthenia Gravis:
Source: Diseases Database
Myasthenia Gravis as a symptom:
Conditions listing Myasthenia Gravis
as a symptom may also be potential underlying conditions.
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in our Symptoms Center.
Discussion of underlying conditions of Myasthenia Gravis:
cases, myasthenia is caused by a genetic abnormality in neuromuscular
transmission, and appears in infants born to non-myasthenic mothers. This
type is called congenital myasthenia. However, the vast majority of cases
can be attributed to an acquired disorder of the immune system that
appears in adulthood. (Source: excerpt from MYASTHENIA GRAVIS: NWHIC)
About underlying conditions:
With a diagnosis of Myasthenia Gravis,
it is important to consider
whether there is an underlying condition causing Myasthenia Gravis.
These are other medical conditions that may possibly
cause Myasthenia Gravis.
For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis
or Overview of Misdiagnosis.