[Autoimmune deafness and myasthenia]

Rev Laryngol Otol Rhinol (Bord). 1991;112(2):161-3.
[Article in French]


The author reports a case of severe myasthenia in a 40 year-old women who presented an endocochlear type autoimmune deafness of progressive and bilatereal appearance during the evolution of her disease. It was associated with oropharyngeal and laryngeal disorders on top of which oculopalpebral anomalies were added.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Autoimmune Diseases / etiology*
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Hearing Loss, Bilateral / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Myasthenia Gravis / complications*