The cause of myasthenia gravis is largely unknown. Although it is not believed to be hereditary, sometimes it occurs in two or more members of the same family. This may be because some people can be genetically predisposed to developing myasthenia gravis.
- Q Who is at risk for getting autoimmune diseases?
- Q Is there a test for PANDAS?
- Q What are the treatments for paraneoplastic syndromes?
- Q If I've had strep throat and have tics and OCD, do I have PANDAS?
- Q What is an episodic course of symptoms for PANDAS?
- Q Should I consider a thymectomy for my myasthenia gravis?