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miastenia gravis treatment

Maximiliano Fuentealba, Miguel Troncoso, Joaquin Vallejos, Sebastian Ponce, Nelson Villablanca, Pablo Melita
Cervical incompetence it's a dilatation of the cervix during the third trimester of pregnancy that ends with the interruption of it. The incidence in Chile is about 0.1-2% of the total pregnancies and it's one of the causes of preterm birth. A 34 years old pregnant patient. Timectomized at age 18 to treat her miastenia gravis, previously trated with medication, had 4 previous preterm labours all of them under 25 weeks and vaginal births. All fetuses died postpartum. A cerclage was made during the third, fourth and fifth pregnancies...
September 2013: Ginecología y Obstetricia de México
M Padilla Parrado, J M Morales Puebla, M A Díaz Sastre, M A Caro García, C I Cabeza Alvarez, J M Velázquez Pérez, L M Menéndez Loras
A case of severe miastenia beginning with dyspnea, secondary to a bilateral larynx paralysis in aduction is presented. During the evolution of the severe miastenia the affectation of the larynx musculature does not result infrequent, but however, after having realized a bibliographic revision, the infrequency resulting in this disease of the beginning through a bilateral larynx paralysis in aduction was verified. A wide exposition of the clinic case, methods of exploration to obtain the diagnosis of severe miastenia, and the different treatment options actually in use to control these disease, are realized...
2006: Anales Otorrinolaringológicos Ibero-americanos
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