What Are the Symptoms of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis?

Q:
What are the symptoms of myasthenia gravis?

A:
Ocular myasthenia gravis is confined to affect the muscles that move the eyes and eyelids. In more than half of the patients, the first signs and symptoms of myasthenia gravis involve eye problems.

The symptoms of ocular myasthenia gravis include:

  • Double vision, which means seeing two images instead of one, and may resolve if you close one eye
  • Problem focusing
  • Drooping eyelids

Remember to see your doctor if you notice a droopy eyelid or double vision.

Key word: ocular myasthenia gravis symptoms

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