Volume 87, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



We report a case of severe malaria in a patient with underlying myasthenia gravis who was successfully treated with artesunate. The outcome was favorable. Artesunate seems to be a good option for patients with underlying myasthenia gravis disease because they benefit from a better toxicity profile than quinine.


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  • Received : 18 Feb 2012
  • Accepted : 12 May 2012
  • Published online : 05 Sep 2012
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