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Should I be tested for myasthenia gravis if ptosis?
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Dr. Suman Das
Surgery - Plastics
In brief: Not always.
There are more common causes of ptosis .
Your doctor will diagnose myasthenia gravis on the basis of your history, examinations and with these first two steps most common causes will be dainosed and treated.For myasthenia gravis you will have lot more specific symptoms like generalised weakness, onset of these weakness later in the day and soforth.Of course, your doctor will confirm the diagnosis with.

In brief: Not always.
There are more common causes of ptosis .
Your doctor will diagnose myasthenia gravis on the basis of your history, examinations and with these first two steps most common causes will be dainosed and treated.For myasthenia gravis you will have lot more specific symptoms like generalised weakness, onset of these weakness later in the day and soforth.Of course, your doctor will confirm the diagnosis with.
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