Ocular myasthenia gravis.

@article{Vaphiades2012OcularMG,
  title={Ocular myasthenia gravis.},
  author={Michael S. Vaphiades and Muhammed T Bhatti and Robert L. Lesser},
  journal={Current opinion in ophthalmology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          537-42
        }
}
PURPOSE OF REVIEW To review ocular myasthenia gravis (OMG), a localized form of myasthenia gravis clinically involving only the extraocular, levator palpebrae superioris, and orbicularis oculi muscles. RECENT FINDINGS Ocular manifestations can masquerade as a variety of ocular motility disorders, including central nervous system disorders and peripheral cranial nerve palsies. While sparing the pupils, the diagnosis and management can be challenging. SUMMARY Because several diagnostic and… CONTINUE READING

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