Case Report Highlights Rare Form of MG Affecting Newborns

Case Report Highlights Rare Form of MG Affecting Newborns

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Case Report Highlights Rare Form of MG Affecting Newborns

Infants born to women with myasthenia gravis (MG) may develop a rare condition called transient neonatal myasthenia gravis (TNMG), which needs to be properly recognized in order to be appropriately managed, a new report highlights. “A neonate [newborn] born to a mother with MG is at risk for TNMG. After birth, these patients should be closely monitored by a pediatrician for TNMG signs and symptoms, as symptoms may only begin 3–72 hours after birth,” its…

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