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Ocular myasthenia gravis presenting as transient eyelid lag

  • Sang Youn Han
  • Ungsoo Samuel KimEmail author
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Thyroid Autoantibody Levator Palpebrae Ocular Myasthenia Levator Palpebrae Superioris Superioris Muscle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Ophthalmology, Kim’s Eye HospitalKonyang University College of MedicineSeoulSouth Korea

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