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Quiz: Test Your MG Knowledge

How Much Do You Know About MG?

If you’re living with myasthenia gravis (MG) or are a supporter or caregiver for someone who is, take this short quiz to find out how much you already know and learn more about MG.

Your responses will also help us provide the most relevant MG news, resources and information based on where you are in your MG journey. We promise to keep your answers confidential and will never share or sell your information.

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Do you have myasthenia gravis (MG)?

Do you know your MG antibody type? Your antibody is determined by the type of antibodies found in your blood, and these antibodies interrupt the signal between your muscle and nerve cells, which causes muscle weakness.1

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True or false: Research and advocacy groups have been supporting the MG community for over 70 years.

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Setting goals can help you prioritize your needs during your MG journey. What are some of your goals for living life with myasthenia gravis?

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Are you familiar with tracking tools that physicians typically use to help track MG symptoms?2-4

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True or false: The first recognized case of MG in America was Chief Opechankanough, who died in 1644.5

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What are the signs of a myasthenic crisis?6-7

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Remember that if you are struggling to breathe, it is very important to call 911 immediately.

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True or false: An ice pack can be used to support a diagnosis of ocular (eye or eyelid-related) MG by placing an ice pack over the eye for 2 to 5 minutes.8

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This information has been provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Patients should not use this information for diagnosing a health condition. Patients should always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.

You’re on the right path, but there’s always more to learn!

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Thanks for testing your MG knowledge.

There’s always more to learn about myasthenia gravis. The resources below may be a good place to start.

This information has been provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Patients should not use this information for diagnosing a health condition. Patients should always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.

You’re an MG rockstar! Maintain your rockstar status by reading up on some MG tips below.

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Thanks for testing your MG knowledge.

There’s always more to learn about myasthenia gravis. The resources below may be a good place to start.

This information has been provided for educational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Patients should not use this information for diagnosing a health condition. Patients should always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.

  1. Gilhus NE, et al. Nat Rev Neurol. 2016;12(5):259-268.
  2. Barnett C, et al. Neurol Clin. 2018;36(2):339-353.
  3. Burns TM, et al. Muscle Nerve. 2016;54:1015-1022.
  4. Task Force of the Medical Scientific Advisory Board of the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America, et al. Neurology. 2000;55(1):16-23.
  5. Keesey JC. Myasthenia Gravis, an Illustrated History. Publishers Design Group; 2002.
  6. Wendell LC, et al. Neurohospitalist. 2011;1(1):16-22.
  7. Wahls SA. Am Fam Physician. 2012:86(2):173-180.
  8. Sethi KD, et al. Neurology. 1987;37(8):1383-1385.

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