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Myasthenia Gravis

Biochemical test?

11/16/2007

Question:

Is there any absolute diagnostic biochemical test available for Mysthenia gravis ?

Answer:

No, there is no perfect diagnostic test for MG. We make the diagnosis based on a number of factors (patient's symptoms, physical exam findings, blood tests and EMG results).

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Response by:

John G Quinlan, MD John G Quinlan, MD
Professor of Neurology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati