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Myasthenia Gravis (Neurology)

Myasthenia Gravis, Symptoms and Causes

Myasthenia gravis is a chronic, complex autoimmune disorder in which antibodies destroy neuromuscular connections. This causes problems with communication between nerves and muscle, resulting in weakness of the skeletal muscles. Myasthenia gravis affects the voluntary muscles of the body, especially the eyes, mouth, throat and limbs.