Myasthenia Gravis

Known as: Myasthenia Gravis [Disease/Finding], myasthenia gravis disorder, myasthenia gravis (MG) 
A disorder of neuromuscular transmission characterized by weakness of cranial and skeletal muscles. Autoantibodies directed against acetylcholine… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease of the neuromuscular junction, where acetylcholine receptor (AChR), muscle… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Only around 80% of patients with generalized myasthenia gravis (MG) have serum antibodies to acetylcholine receptor [AChR… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Antibodies to rat muscle specific kinase, MuSK, have recently been identified in some generalized "seronegative" myasthenia… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The term seronegative myasthenia gravis (SNMG) refers to the generalized disease without detectable anti-acetylcholine receptor… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an antibody-mediated autoimmune disease of the neuromuscular junction. In approximately 80% of patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have conducted a trial to randomly assess the efficacy and tolerance of intravenous immunoglobulin (i.v.Ig) or plasma exchange… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Subcellular targeting of protein kinases and phosphatases provides a mechanism for co-localizing these enzymes with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Elevated amounts of antibodies specific for acetylcholine receptors were detected in 87 percent of sera from 71 patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Daily injections into mice of an ammonium sulfate-precipitated immunoglobulin fraction of serum from patients with myasthenia… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The number of acetylcholine receptors was determined in the neuromuscular junctions of eight patients with typical myasthenia… (More)
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