Myasthenia gravis remission and anti-AChR ab reduction after immunosuppressive and anti-neoplastic therapy in a patient with thymic Hodgkin’s disease

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Sirs: We report a case of thymic Hodgkin’s disease (HD) in a patient with sero-positive generalized myasthenia gravis (MG) whose successful treatment for HD was associated with reduction of anti-acetylcholine receptor antibodies (anti-AChR-ab) and a complete remission of myasthenic symptoms. The female patient developed MG at the age of 52; the diagnosis… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00415-006-0171-6

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