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i need your help plize

Post by Shajan_2004 » Thu Feb 15, 2007 8:43 am

h r u every one
realy i need help i am suffring from myasthenia gravis since 15 years .i take medecine from thate time my doctore said I have to belive thate desease will still with me for ever but i sure there is medecine can helpe me to get red of these desease
realy I want to be like the healthy peaple .I want to have beutifule face and beutiful smile just like them
plize help me i can not stand more

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Post by MrMistery » Thu Feb 15, 2007 4:16 pm

What you have there is an autoimmune desease.. Hard to treat.. According to wikipedia, it can be kept under control though i would not trust wikipedia 100% with my health... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myasthenia ... #Treatment
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Post by RowaH » Thu Feb 15, 2007 5:47 pm

I hope you feel better Shajan. I know exactly what it is like to be outcast and rejected by society.

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Post by twinkle » Sun Mar 04, 2007 9:33 am

hey shajan

i did some research and found this:

"Myasthenia gravis can be controlled. Some medications improve neuromuscular transmission and increase muscle strength, and some suppress the production of abnormal antibodies. These medications must be used with careful medical followup because they may cause major side effects. Thymectomy, the surgical removal of the thymus gland (which often is abnormal in myasthenia gravis patients), improves symptoms in certain patients and may cure some individuals, possibly by re-balancing the immune system. Other therapies include plasmapheresis, a procedure in which abnormal antibodies are removed from the blood, and high-dose intravenous immune globulin, which temporarily modifies the immune system and provides the body with normal antibodies from donated blood.

With treatment, the outlook for most patients with myasthenia is bright: they can expect to lead normal or nearly normal lives. Some case of myasthenia gravis may go into remission temporarily, and muscle weakness may disappear so that medications can be discontinued. In a few cases, the severe weakness of myasthenia gravis may cause respiratory failure, which requires immediate emergency medical care."

this is where i got it, if u wanna know more,

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/myas ... _treatment

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