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|Written by Bhuvan Chand|
|Wednesday, 30 September 2009 05:36|
This condition is characterized by weakness and rapid fatigue of any of the muscles under your voluntary control
Breakdown in the normal communication between nerves and muscles.
Drooping of one or both eyelids ,Double vision (which may be horizontal or vertical),speech may be very soft or may sound nasal,Difficulty swallowing,Problems chewing,Limited facial expressions
Diagnosis is done by Blood analysis, Repetitive nerve stimulation ,Edrophonium test, Single-fiber electromyography, CT scan , MRI
Medicine used in treatment are Cholinesterase inhibitors, Corticosteroids, Immunosuppressants. Plasmapheresis,surgery is used in treatment.
|Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2012 20:45|