The role of anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody in neonatal myasthenia gravis.

An opportunity to investigate the role of anti-acetylcholine receptor antibody (anti-AcH R-antibody) in neonatal myasthenia gravis was presented when an infant was born to a symptomatic myasthenic mother who elected to breast feed the child. Pyridostigmine bromide determinations in plasma and breast milk were made by quantitative gas liquid chromatography… CONTINUE READING