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18 Memes That Nail What It’s Like to Live With Chronic Illness
Chronic Illness Cat - Chronic Illness - EDS, Fibromyalgia, Gastroparesis, Autoimmune Disease
Viral Infection Could Be Contributing Factor for Myasthenia...
Infection of the thymus by the virus that causes fifth disease — the human parvovirus B19 — can induce thymus overgrowth (hyperplasia) contributing to the development of myasthenia gravis, researchers have found. Reported in a study published in the journal Clinical Microbiology and Infection...
Ride the Life You’re Given with Joy
Columnist Retha De Wet has learned to enjoy every beautiful moment she's given, rather than living distracted by the dread of death.
Early Anticholinesterase Use May Benefit MG Patients With Thymus Tumor
Among people with myasthenia gravis (MG) and thymoma — a tumor of the thymus — being male and having more severe disease, advanced thymoma, or post-surgery complications predict poorer outcomes, a study from China suggests. In turn...
Nerve/Muscle Disorder in Dogs
Myasthenia gravis is a disorder of signal transmission between the nerves and muscles (known as neuromuscular transmission), characterized by muscular weakness and excessive fatigue.