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Cristina Georgiana Croitoru, Dana Mihaela Turliuc, Florentina Danciu, A.I. Cucu, S. Turliuc and Claudia Florida Costea


Myasthenia gravis is one of the neurological diseases with a relatively recent history, full of mistakes, in which the British and German neurology schools have attempted to find answers when confronted with the unknown. The paper aims at making a historical account of the disease from its discovery in the 16th century, when the first case of myasthenia gravis was medically diagnosed, to the beginning of the 20th century, when the dawn of modern therapy started to show.