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Success With Stem Cell Transplant in Myasthenia Gravis
Medscape
Seven patients with severe myasthenia gravis who received autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplants have experienced long-term remission that has been symptom and treatment free for many years. "We are always reluctant to talk about this type of ...



Global Myasthenia Gravis Market Report 2016-2020 - Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts - Research and Markets
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The latest research, Global Myasthenia Gravis Market and Competitive Landscape Highlights - 2016, provides comprehensive insights into Myasthenia Gravis pipeline products, Myasthenia Gravis epidemiology, Myasthenia Gravis market valuations and ...

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Moultrie News

Mount Pleasant resident honored by national foundation
Moultrie News
Janet Myder of Mount Pleasant, co-founder of the Lowcountry Myasthenia Gravis (MG) Support Group, was honored as “Volunteer of the Year” by the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA) during its annual conference in Raleigh, N.C. held May ...



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Study explores two new antibodies believed to cause myasthenia gravis
News-Medical.net
A study of patients from across the nation with myasthenia gravis is helping determine the incidence of two new antibodies believed to cause the disease, and whether these patients need different treatment strategies. Researchers are examining the ...



'Fashionably Ill': Jessica Gimeno Tackles Mental Health, Chronic Pain with Style
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At 18, she was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. At 19, 24, 26, and 30, she was diagnosed with polycystic ovarian syndrome and myasthenia gravis, followed by asthma and psoriasis. "Every day is difficult," Gimeno, now 32, told NBC News. "My body is in pain.

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Treating myasthenia gravis with autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplants
Science Daily
A report on seven cases of severe myasthenia gravis (an autoimmune disease characterized by severe muscle weakness) suggests that autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (when a patient's own stem cells are used) may result in long-term ...



Mount Airy News

Local band sweeps Yes! music awards
Mount Airy News
Munn was having some health issues and was diagnosed with a neuromuscular disease called myasthenia gravis, which causes muscle weakness and fatigue. He decided to sell his practices in 2008, but said he still owns the buildings, which brings in ...

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WeAreGreenBay.com

Walk for myasthenia gravis
WeAreGreenBay.com
Myasthenia gravis occurs in all races, both genders, and at any age. Common symptoms can include: A drooping eyelid, blurred or double vision, slurred speech, difficulty chewing and swallowing, weakness in the arms and legs, chronic muscle fatigue, ...



Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America Kicks off National Annual Conference with Community Walk to Raise ...
PR Newswire (press release)
RALEIGH, N.C., April 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA), the nonprofit dedicated to raising research funds for and awareness of the neuromuscular disease myasthenia gravis (MG), will kick off their 2016 Annual ...



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MYASTHENIA-GRAVIS Dr. Goldfarb said that I had a textbook myasthenia gravis EMG, but had to do bloodwork to confirm it. This week the bloodwork came back from the Mayo Clinic, and I began taking medicine to treat this condition Tuesday night.


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