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    December 1: Give to MGFA on Giving Tuesday to Help the MG Community

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    Find MGFA Support Groups: MG Community Members Come Together to Help You Live Better with MG

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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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    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 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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