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Elevated N-Linked Glycosylation of IgG V Regions in Myasthenia Gravis Disease Subtypes.
Journal of Immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950); Mandel-Brehm C, Fichtner ML et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Elevated N-linked glycosylation of IgG V regions (IgG-VN-Glyc) is an emerging molecular phenotype associated with autoimmune disorders. To test the broader specificity of elevated IgG-VN-Glyc, we studied patients with distinct subtypes of myasthen...

How does Rituximab fit in the Treatment Algorithm of Myasthenia Gravis?
Muscle & Nerve; Kushlaf H, Li Y

Sep 22nd, 2021 - How does Rituximab fit in the Treatment Algorithm of Myasthenia Gravis?|2021|Kushlaf H,Li Y,|

Therapeutic Approaches for the Management of Autoimmune Disorders via Gene Therapy: Pro...
Current Gene Therapy; Sindhu RK, Madaan P et. al.

Sep 18th, 2021 - Autoimmune diseases are the diseases that result due to the overactive immune response, and comprise systemic autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis (RA), sjӧgren's syndrome (SS), and organ-specific autoimmune diseases like type-1 diabetes ...

The impact of myasthenia gravis on lower urinary tract functions.
International Journal of Clinical Practice; Akan O, Polat EC et. al.

Sep 16th, 2021 - To assess the functions of the lower urinary tract (LUT) in patients with myasthenia gravis (MG). A total of 36 patients (18 males and 18 females) with MG and 29 healthy controls were enrolled. Participants completed a 3-day voiding diary and resp...

Neurological disorders associated with immune checkpoint inhibitors: an association wit...
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Cancer Immunology, Immunotherapy : CII; Seki M, Kitano S et. al.

Sep 14th, 2021 - Among diverse neurological immune-related adverse events (irAEs), autoimmune encephalitis, aseptic meningitis, Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS), myasthenia gravis (MG), and myositis are particularly important. The clinical presentation may be differe...

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Guidelines  4 results

Guidance for the management of myasthenia gravis (MG) and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic synd...
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; , Jacob S et. al.

Apr 5th, 2020 - Guidance for the management of myasthenia gravis (MG) and Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS) during the COVID-19 pandemic.|2020| ,Jacob S,Muppidi S,Guidon A,Guptill J,|complications,drug therapy,epidemiology,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,t...

The Association of British Neurologists' myasthenia gravis guidelines.
Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences; Sussman J, Farrugia ME et. al.

Nov 10th, 2017 - Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease of the neuromuscular junction for which many therapies were developed before the era of evidence-based medicine. Despite the basic principles of treatment being well known, patients continue to recei...

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Sustained Neuromuscular Blockade in the Adult Critical...
Critical Care Medicine; Murray MJ, DeBlock H et. al.

Oct 19th, 2016 - To update the 2002 version of "Clinical practice guidelines for sustained neuromuscular blockade in the adult critically ill patient." A Task Force comprising 17 members of the Society of Critical Medicine with particular expertise in the use of n...

International consensus guidance for management of myasthenia gravis: Executive summary.
Neurology Sanders DB, Wolfe GI et. al.

Jul 1st, 2016 - To develop formal consensus-based guidance for the management of myasthenia gravis (MG). In October 2013, the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America appointed a Task Force to develop treatment guidance for MG, and a panel of 15 international expe...

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News  108 results

Fast Five Quiz: Refresh and Test Your Knowledge of Myasthenia Gravis

Jul 6th, 2021 - Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a relatively rare autoimmune disorder in which antibodies form against nicotinic acetylcholine (ACh) postsynaptic receptors at the neuromuscular junction of the skeletal muscles. It is a type II hypersensitivity immune re...

Potential First-in-Class, Targeted Therapy for Myasthenia Gravis

Jun 17th, 2021 - Efgartigimod (argenx) is an effective and well-tolerated therapy for patients with generalized myasthenia gravis (gMG), new research suggests. Results from the phase 3, randomized, placebo-controlled ADAPT trial showed that reduction in disease bu...

New Steroid Dosing Regimen for Myasthenia Gravis

Feb 16th, 2021 - The findings of a new randomized trial support the rapid tapering of prednisone in patients with generalized myasthenia gravis requiring combined corticosteroid and azathioprine therapy. The trial showed that the conventional slow tapering regimen...

Ocular Side Effects Possible With Checkpoint Inhibitors

Nov 27th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People who use immune-checkpoint inhibitors have an increased risk of noninfectious uveitis and myasthenia gravis, according to a database study. Several case series have reported ocular side effects of checkpoint inhib...

COVID-19 Linked to Development of Myasthenia Gravis

Aug 19th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Myasthenia gravis should be added to the growing list of potential neurological sequelae associated with COVID-19, new research suggests. Clinicia...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →