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Ocular myasthenia gravis: controversies and updates.

Abstract:

The majority of patients with myasthenia gravis (MG) initially present with ocular symptoms. An unresolved question is whether there are clinical features at onset to guide clinicians to predict an individual patient's conversion risk from ocular MG (OMG) to generalized disease, or "secondary generalized MG" (SGMG), that is, a prognostic model. In light of the emerging theory that early corticosteroids may have a risk-modifying effect, the factors associated with secondary SGMG previously rep...

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10.1007/s11910-013-0421-9

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current neurology and neuroscience reports
Volume:
14
Issue:
1
Pages:
421
Publication date:
2014-01-05
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EISSN:
1534-6293
ISSN:
1528-4042
URN:
uuid:059870d8-6760-444b-97ef-cb1fa19d78b0
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440512
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pubs:440512

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