Case Study: COVID-19 May Trigger MG, But Outcomes Can Be Good

Case Study: COVID-19 May Trigger MG, But Outcomes Can Be Good

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Case Study: COVID-19 May Trigger MG, But Outcomes Can Be Good

An elderly man in India developed generalized myasthenia gravis (MG) after contracting COVID-19, but his condition improved after he was given adequate treatment, a case report described. This new case adds weight to eight other recent reports indicating that COVID-19 may trigger new-onset MG, with most cases occurring in men older than 50 with mild COVID-19 symptoms. “In conclusion, MG is a rare postinfectious complication of COVID-19,” the researchers wrote. The case report, “Temporal association…

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