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Quantitative EMG of facial muscles in myasthenia patients with MuSK antibodies.

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OBJECTIVE: Our aim was to study the pathophysiological process leading to facial muscle atrophy in 13 patients with MuSK antibody positive myasthenia gravis (MuSK-MG), and to compare with findings from 12 acetylcholine receptor antibody positive myasthenia patients (AChR-MG), selected because they suffered from the same degree of disease severity and required similar treatment. METHODS: Motor unit action potential (MUAP) and interference pattern analysis from orbicularis oculi (O oculi) and ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Journal:
Clinical neurophysiology : official journal of the International Federation of Clinical Neurophysiology
Volume:
118
Issue:
2
Pages:
269-277
Publication date:
2007-02-05
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EISSN:
1872-8952
ISSN:
1388-2457
URN:
uuid:927a9c48-4176-46cb-b862-cb8b0163b060
Source identifiers:
242001
Local pid:
pubs:242001

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