Myasthenia gravis

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Myasthenia gravis
Clessification an freemit resoorces
Specialty Neurology
ICD-10 G70.0
ICD-9-CM 358.0, 358.01 (in crisis)
OMIM 254200
DiseasesDB 8460
MedlinePlus 000712
eMedicine neuro/232
emerg/325 (emergency), med/3260 (pregnancy), oph/263 (eye)
Patient UK Myasthenia gravis
MeSH D009157

Myasthenia gravis (MG) is a neuromuscular disease that leads tae fluctuatin muscle weakness an fatigue. In the maist common cases, muscle weakness is caused bi circulatin antibouks that block nicotinic acetylcholine receptors at the postsynaptic neuromuscular junction.