Yıl 2012, Cilt 4 , Sayı 3, Sayfalar 1 - 4 2012-06-04

Juvenile myasthenia gravis usually presents with ocular findings. Rarely, children may present with generalized weakness, sometimes with accompanying bulbar symptoms (dysphagia, facial weakness). However, presentation with isolated bulbar symptoms is extremely unusual. We present four consecutive cases of JMG presenting with predominant bulbar symptoms including voice nasality, dysarthria, and swallowing difficulty (even leading to significant weight loss). Our cases emphasize that primary care physicians should suspect neuromuscular disease such as JMG in children with bulbar symptoms and signs.
myasthenia gravis, children, bulbar, swallowing
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Yazarlar

Yazar: Talha VAQAR

Yazar: Lucyna ZAWADZKİ

Yazar: Frederick EDELMAN

Yazar: Carl STAFSTROM

Tarihler

Yayımlanma Tarihi : 4 Haziran 2012

Bibtex @ { jps202229, journal = {Journal of Pediatric Sciences}, issn = {}, eissn = {1309-1247}, address = {}, publisher = {Bilal YILDIZ}, year = {2012}, volume = {4}, pages = {1 - 4}, doi = {10.17334/jps.06827}, title = {Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms}, key = {cite}, author = {Vaqar, Talha and Zawadzki̇, Lucyna and Edelman, Frederick and Stafstrom, Carl} }
APA Vaqar, T , Zawadzki̇, L , Edelman, F , Stafstrom, C . (2012). Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms . Journal of Pediatric Sciences , 4 (3) , 1-4 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/jps/issue/19087/202229
MLA Vaqar, T , Zawadzki̇, L , Edelman, F , Stafstrom, C . "Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms" . Journal of Pediatric Sciences 4 (2012 ): 1-4 <https://dergipark.org.tr/tr/pub/jps/issue/19087/202229>
Chicago Vaqar, T , Zawadzki̇, L , Edelman, F , Stafstrom, C . "Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms". Journal of Pediatric Sciences 4 (2012 ): 1-4
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ISNAD Vaqar, Talha , Zawadzki̇, Lucyna , Edelman, Frederick , Stafstrom, Carl . "Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms". Journal of Pediatric Sciences 4 / 3 (Haziran 2012): 1-4 .
AMA Vaqar T , Zawadzki̇ L , Edelman F , Stafstrom C . Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2012; 4(3): 1-4.
Vancouver Vaqar T , Zawadzki̇ L , Edelman F , Stafstrom C . Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms. Journal of Pediatric Sciences. 2012; 4(3): 1-4.
IEEE T. Vaqar , L. Zawadzki̇ , F. Edelman ve C. Stafstrom , "Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: Frequent Presentation with Bulbar Symptoms", Journal of Pediatric Sciences, c. 4, sayı. 3, ss. 1-4, Haz. 2012, doi:10.17334/jps.06827