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    Together We Stand: Register now to support MGFA during this global fundraising event in celebration of the power of community, love, and hope.

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    Together We Stand Art Contest: What does the MG Community mean to you? That is the question you’ll answer using your artistic and creative skills – and have a lot of fun creating awareness for the myasthenia community.

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    MG Patient Registry: The MG Patient Registry is an active database of people with MG, developed for the purposes of research, treatment, and education.

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    Plasma Donation: Help us to spread the word! Plasma donation is critical for MG therapies, and we're inviting more people to become donors.

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    MGFA Wellness Series: Stay connected and informed with our new MG Wellness Webinar Series.

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    Important Information about COVID-19: The International MG/COVID Working Group has developed comprehensive guidance on the management of MG and LEMS during the COVID-19 pandemic, available here

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MGFA welcomes you to our website. This website is intended to increase awareness of myasthenia gravis (MG), support those living with MG and create connections for the MG community. To learn more about MGFA, see here.

What is myasthenia gravis (MG)?

Myasthenia gravis (pronounced My-as-theen-ee-a grav-us) comes from the Greek and Latin words meaning "grave muscular weakness." The most common form of MG is a chronic autoimmune neuromuscular disorder that is characterized by fluctuating weakness of the voluntary muscle groups.

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