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COVID-19 & Myasthenia Gravis Resource List

The following is a collection of current COVID-19 vaccine resources pertaining to myasthenia gravis from external organizations. This article is intended to provide the reader with general, updated information. It is not meant to be used as a substitute for medical advice. Should you have questions about the vaccine regarding your personal health and care plan, please consult your physician and medical providers.

COVID-19 & Myasthenia Gravis Resource List


The following resources are in alphabetical order.

Last Updated on December 16th, 2020

 

Brain and Life Magazine


Center for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)


Conquer MG


Food & Drug Administration (FDA)


George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Presentation by: Hana Axelrod, MD, MPH, Henry J. Kaminski, MD, & Helen Girma


International MG/COVID-19 Working Group


"...because most patients with MG are on immunosuppressive or immunomodulatory therapies and may also have respiratory muscle weakness, there is a theoretical concern that MG/LEMS patients may be at higher risk of contracting the infection or experiencing severe manifestations of COVID-19."


Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA)



Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America (MGFA)


Myasthenia Gravis News


We will continue to update this list as we gather more information regarding the COVID-19 vaccines and myasthenia gravis.

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