Learn Comprehensively About Myasthenia gravis

Category: Entertainment

Presentation Description

Myasthenia Gravis, like several other autoimmune diseases is an acquired deficiency syndrome and you can contact the best doctor for myasthenia gravis in Delhi for its cure. Visit:- http://www.drpramojjindal.com/treatment-for-mg


Presentation Transcript

slide 1:

Learn Comprehensively About Myasthenia gravis Myasthenia gravis MG is the most common main disorder of neuromuscular transmission. The typical reason is an acquired immunological abnormality but some cases stem from hereditary aberrations at the neuromuscular junction. Much has been learned about the pathophysiology and immune opathology of myasthenia gravis during the previous 20 years. What was once a comparatively unclear condition of interest chiefly to neurologist is now the finest characterized and assumed autoimmune disease. A catholic array of potentially effective treatments are accessible several of which have repercussions for the treatment of other autoimmune ailments. A postponement in diagnosis of one or two years is not rare in circumstances of myasthenia gravis. Since weakness is a common indicator of numerous other ailments the diagnosis is often missed in individuals who experience mild weakness or in those whose feebleness is constrained to only some muscles. The first strides of detecting myasthenia gravis embrace a review of the individuals medical history and physical and neurological inspections. The signs a doctor must search for are damage of eye movements or muscle weakness without any vicissitudes in the individuals aptitude to feel things. If the practitioner suspects myasthenia gravis numerous tests are offered to authorize the diagnosis. A special blood test can identify the manifestation of immune molecules or acetylcholine receptor antibodies. Maximum patients with myasthenia gravis have unusually raised levels of these antibodies. However antibodies might not be discovered in patients with only ocular forms of the ailment. Another test is named edrophonium test. This test necessitates the intravenous administration of edrophonium chloride or Tensilon a drug that blocks the dilapidation or collapse of acetylcholine and provisionally upsurges the levels of acetylcholine at the neuromuscular junction. In individuals with myasthenia gravis encompassing the eye muscles edrophonium chloride will temporarily relieve weakness. Other approaches to confirm the diagnosis embrace a version of nerve conduction study which tests for particular muscle "exhaustion" by repetitive nerve stimulation. This test records weakening muscle responses when the nerves are repeatedly stimulated. Repetitive stimulation of a nerve during a nerve conduction study might demonstrate decrements of the muscle action potential because of reduced nerve-to-muscle transmission. A different test named single fiber electromyography EMG in which single muscle fibers are stirred by electrical impulses can also discover diminished nerve-to-muscle transmission. Myasthenia Gravis like several other autoimmune diseases is an acquired deficiency syndrome and you can contact the best doctor for myasthenia gravis in Delhi for its cure.

authorStream Live Help