Medical Educational Resource
The Diagnostic Odyssey in Myasthenia Gravis Patient #4: MuSK MG misdiagnosed as ALS
This case study will explore MuSK myasthenia gravis (MG) misdiagnosed as ALS in patient #4 (52-year-old-female).
- Recognize clinical symptoms indicative of MG
- Understand the optimal workflow for diagnosis based on clinical evaluation, detection of characteristic symptoms and physical findings, a detailed patient history, and a variety of specialized tests
- Diagnose MG with increased skill and confidence, shortening the diagnostic journey of patients with MG
- Understand how to optimize medical management of MG based on best practice guidelines