Myasthenia Gravis

Myasthenia Gravis

by Roy Strowd, MD

Myasthenia gravis is an autoimmune disorder affecting the neuromuscular synaptic function.

Autoantibodies attack the acetyle choline receptors at the motor end plate, resulting in skeletal muscle weakness.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:33 h
  • Quiz questions 18
  • Concept Pages 1


Your Educators of course Myasthenia Gravis

 Roy Strowd, MD

Roy Strowd, MD

Dr. Roy Strowd is the Assistant Dean of Undergraduate Medical Education at the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, in North Carolina, USA.
He obtained his MD from Wake Forest School of Medicine in 2009, and his MEd from Johns Hopkins University in 2021. Currently, he co-directs the Neurofibromatosis and Tuberous Sclerosis Clinics at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, and is a researcher for the Adult Brain Tumor Consortium (ABTC) and Alliance for Clinical Trials in Neuro-Oncology.
Due to his achievements, he earned the M. Brownell Anderson Award from the Association of American Medical Colleges.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Strowd teaches courses on Clinical Neurology.

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By Paloma V. on 09. September 2022 for Myasthenia Gravis: Clinical and Serological Tests – Diagnosis

Muy completa. Buen repaso sobre la Miastenia (presentación clínica, test..)