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Karina a client with myasthenia gravis is to receive immunosuppressive therapy.
A. Promotes the removal of antibodies that impair the transmission of impulses
B. Stimulates the production of acetylcholine at the neuromuscular junction.
C. Decreases the production of autoantibodies that attack the acetylcholine receptors.
D. Inhibits the breakdown of acetylcholine at the neuromuscular junction.
Asked by Poppy, Last updated: Mar 27, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Sep 10, 2016

Decreases the production of autoantibodies that attack the acetylcholine receptors.
Steroids decrease the bodys immune response thus decreasing the production of antibodies that attack the acetylcholine receptors at the neuromuscular junction
 

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