Author Archives: Marisa Wexler MS

Case Report Highlights Very Late-onset MG in Woman, 93

Myasthenia gravis (MG) can occur in very elderly patients, a recent case report highlights. As such, there is a need for early diagnosis in this population, which can allow for better clinical outcomes. A case report with that finding, “Very late onset of myasthenia gravis: case report…

Children with Ocular MG Younger Than Those with Generalized MG and Respond Well to Treatment, Study Says

Children with ocular myasthenia gravis respond well to treatment, as largely do children with generalized myasthenia gravis, according to a single-site study that found no “significant differences” in response rates. Still, half of its 22 ocular patients achieved remission, its researchers said. Children with ocular disease are also diagnosed at…

2021 Myasthenia Gravis Survey Results

BioNews Survey Infographic

Myasthenia Gravis News conducted a survey from Feb. 11-March 28 to gain greater insight into the characteristics of the MG community and disease management. Results of the survey have now been published. Click on the image to view the infographic, and click here to read the story.