Myasthenia gravis (MG) is an autoimmune disease in which antibodies are directed against postsynaptic membrane of neuromuscular junction, resulting in muscle weakness and fatigability. We report a rare case of an 11 years old boy who was a known case of myasthenia gravis presented with progressive weakness and wasting of facial and limb musculature and was found to have coexisting muscular dystrophy most like facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD).
Aftab, Sommayya; Hamid, M Haroon; and Sultan, Tipu
"A rare case of myasthenia gravis with coexisting muscular dystrophy,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 9
, Article 6.
Available at: http://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol9/iss2/6