What Are the Symptoms of LEMS?

Q:
What are the symptoms of Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome?

A:
Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome can mostly cause weakness in the upper legs and hips, so you may have difficulty in walking.

The weakness in the upper arms and shoulders can make it hard for you to take care of yourself.

LEMS may also affect muscles of the eyelids. Moreover, it occasionally brings double vision, but these symptoms tend to be mild and less common compared with myasthenia gravis.

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