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Thursday, December 12, 2013
Myasthenia gravis and kidney disease
I have myasthenia gravis and recent blood work showed some kidney issue - dr. mentioned stage 3 - would that come from myasthenia gravis? - the bun lever was 33.
Myasthenia gravis does not cause kidney disease. Your doctors should work to find another cause (diabetes, hypertension, etc.).
Hope this helps.
John G Quinlan, MD
Professor of Neurology
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati