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EyeRounds Online Atlas of Ophthalmology

Contributor: Jordan M. Graff, MD, University of Iowa

Category: Neuro-ophthalmology

Myasthenia Gravis--edrophonium test

Myasthenia Gravis--edrophonium test

The materials needed for an edrophonium (Tensilon, Enlon) test for myasthenia gravis are here pictured. Atropine may be used to prevent cardiac side effects of edrophonium. Serum can be sent for Acetylcholine Receptor antibodies.

Myasthenia Gravis--edrophonium test


Myasthenia Gravis--edrophonium test


Myasthenia Gravis--edrophonium test





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last updated: 02-08-2008
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