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Table 2 Prevalence of Myasthenia gravis by different continents

From: Global prevalence of myasthenia gravis and the effectiveness of common drugs in its treatment: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Continents Number of articles Sample size I2 Begg and mazumdar rank correlation test Prevalence per 100,000
Asia 15 603,327,498 91.8 0.101 10.9 (95% CI 6.4–17.9)
Europe 47 1,383,299,257 79.2 0.102 10 (95% CI 8.2–12.2)
America 28 195,218,499 87.9 0.110 19 (95% CI 15–23.8)
Africa 2 59,303 79.03 15.2 (95% CI 6.9–30.2)