Unfortunately, there is no cure for myasthenia gravis yet. But effective treatments with oral medications, injectable drugs, and surgery can help improve symptoms. The choice of myasthenia gravis treatment can vary according to your age, disease severity, and response to
In myasthenia gravis (MG), the degree of weakness and fatigue experienced by the patient can vary each day. Patients tend to feel strongest in the morning following a full night’s rest and feel weaker at night. The severity of symptoms often
Amyopathic dermatomyositis (ADM) can also be commonly referred to as dermatomyositis sine myositis. ADM is a rare cutaneous (skin-related) form of dermatomyositis that involves a typical skin finding without muscle damage or weakness, usually present for at least 6 months.
Fortunately, those diagnosed with GBS currently have a positive long-term outlook and life expectancy with the initiation of prompt intensive care, and successful treatment of infection. Statistics have shown that 70% of people with GBS eventually experience full recovery.
Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) can be difficult to diagnose, especially at its early stages due to its similarity in symptoms with other neurological diseases. Initial signs and symptoms can vary amongst each patient. Physicians may conduct a physical examination of feet, limbs,
Guillain-Barre syndrome can also be referred to as “acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy” and “Landry’s ascending paralysis.” GBS is a rare neurological inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nerves that are located outside the brain and spinal cord.