Frequently Asked Questions
Myasthenia usually occurs in isolation with other diseases. Some of the conditions that may arise in association are:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Juvenile-onset diabetes
- Thyroid disease
- Certain cancers (such as breast, uterus, colon and pineal gland)
Surgey can be useful for conditions like ptosis and strabismus that are related to myasthenia gravis.