[Surgical treatment of myasthenia gravis associated with Graves's disease].

During past 30 years, we experienced 253 patients who underwent surgery for myasthenia gravis. Among these patients, 9 were associated with Graves' disease. No patients had thymoma. Five patients underwent thymectomy after they had become euthyroid by medical treatment, though four patients required subtotal thyroidectomy before thymectomy. One patient… CONTINUE READING