Swallowing Muscle Test May Help Diagnose MG

Swallowing Muscle Test May Help Diagnose MG

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Swallowing Muscle Test May Help Diagnose MG

The flexible endoscopic evaluation of swallowing-tensilon test (FTT), a new diagnostic tool for myasthenia gravis (MG), can be used to distinguish people with swallowing difficulties due to MG from those having similar symptoms caused by other conditions, according to a new study. The study, “Detecting myasthenia gravis as a cause of unclear dysphagia with an endoscopic tensilon test,” was published in the journal Therapeutic Advances in Neurological Disorders. As many as two-thirds of people with…

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