Myasthenia Gravis Exacerbation with Shingrix Vaccine

Authors

  • Lakshmi Digala University of Missouri Health Care
  • Raghav Govindarjan University of Missouri Health Care

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.17161/rrnmf.v1i4.13749

Keywords:

Shingrix, Myasthenia exacerbation, Auto-immunity, Adjuvants.

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Author Biography

Raghav Govindarjan, University of Missouri Health Care

 

 

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Published

2020-09-21

How to Cite

Digala, L., & Govindarjan, R. (2020). Myasthenia Gravis Exacerbation with Shingrix Vaccine. RRNMF Neuromuscular Journal, 1(4), 33-34. https://doi.org/10.17161/rrnmf.v1i4.13749

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