• Medicine
  • Published 2003

Myasthenia gravis in Singapore

@inproceedings{Lok2003MyastheniaGI,
  title={Myasthenia gravis in Singapore},
  author={W Lok},
  year={2003}
}
The demographics and clinical characteristics of myasthenia gravis in Singapore were reviewed. A total of 133 patients with myasthenia gravis seen in our institute over a seven-year period from 1994 to 2000 were studied. There were 1.6 times more women than men, and majority were ethnic Chinese (90.4%). Their median age at onset was 44 years (range 1 – 80), with a bimodal pattern seen in women. The median disease duration was 77 months (range 0.5 – 516). We found a high occurrence of ocular… CONTINUE READING

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