What is MG?

” Myasthenia Gravis is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder that is characterized by fluctuating weakness of the voluntary muscle groups. “

  • It can cause muscle weakness in your legs, arms, hands, fingers, jaw, eyes (drooping eye lid/double vision), neck, and even your breathing muscles.
  • Every MG patient has different symptoms, and treatment plans. It is referred to as the “Snowflake Disease” because like a snowflake every MG patient is different.
  • You can go into remission, but since everyone is different the time to get there all depends on the individual.
  • Every minute, hour, day can fluctuate.
  • There is no known cure.

 

Types of Treatments can include:

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