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Tubular aggregate myopathy causing progressive fatiguable weakness

Abstract

Tubular aggregate myopathies comprise a rare group of disorders with characteristic pathological findings and heterogeneous phenotypes, including myasthenic syndrome. We describe a patient with tubular aggregate myopathy who presented with fatiguable weakness improving with pyridostigmine, respiratory involvement and possible cardiac manifestations. We highlight the utility of muscle biopsy in atypical myasthenic syndrome.

  • MYASTHENIA
  • MYOPATHY
  • MUSCLE DISEASE
  • NEUROPATHOLOGY, MUSCLE

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