There are limited data on the natural history of untreated myasthenia gravis (MG) with ocular presentation.
We analyzed 93 patients from symptom onset who presented to the Birmingham Midlands Eye Centre (BMEC) between January 2004 and July 2015. We used multiple stepwise logistic regression to identify predictive factors of generalization and Kaplan–Meier analysis on time to...
Rare genetic disorders resulting in prenatal or neonatal death are genetically heterogeneous, but testing is often limited by the availability of fetal DNA, leaving couples without a potential prenatal test for future pregnancies. We describe our novel strategy of exome sequencing parental DNA samples to diagnose recessive monogenic disorders in an audit of the first 50 couples referred...
Behçet's disease is an autoimmune, multisystem disease presenting with recurrent oral and genital ulceration as well as ocular involvement. Aneurysmal degeneration of coronary arteries remains a rare phenomenon in Behçet's disease. The case of a patient with Behçet's disease who presented with severe stenosis of the left anterior descending artery associated with a giant aneurysm of the proximal segment...
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