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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
If : If the er could not uncover the reason why he went into rhabdomyolysis, then you may never know. I will list some common causes for you, maybe this wi ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Christensen
35 years experience Family Medicine
As : As you probably know, there are different types, or isoenzymes, of CPK circulating in your bloodstream. Cpk-mb is primarily found in your heart (it's ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Gromisch
38 years experience Gastroenterology
CPK elevation: This is a mild elevation. This could be caused by either physical exercise, medication or trauma. Unless the value continues to increase I would not ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesus Yap
Dr. Jesus Yap answered
53 years experience Cardiology
Depends: CPKs are enzymes inside the cell that are release after injury to the membrane cause by trauma,inflammation,ischemia or even excessive exercise.It com ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
14 years experience Infectious Disease
Muscle breakdown: High CPK levels suggest high levels of muscle turnover, either from intensive exercise or generalized muscle breakdown. CPK is also broken down into ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Cpk: CPK is a muscle enzyme, it can also be seen elevated with brain problems and other situations. Talk to your Dr. about your questions and the Dr. can e ... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Blake Miller
13 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
CPK: It depends on the reason why your CPK levels are elevated. I'd be evaluated by you physician to identify the reason as to why they are elevated.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Rest and repeat: CPK is non-specific and becomes elevated with normal muscular activity. Serious elevations are thousands of points above normal. Minor elevations hav ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
How much?: Exercise elevates CPK. If the elevation is
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Mellow
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Muscle or heart : CPK can be released from damaged or inflamed muscles, including the heart muscle. Some muscle diseases that cause weakness and pain in the muscles c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allison Greco
9 years experience General Practice
Many things: CPK gets released when muscles in the body are broken down. This can happen for a number of reasons - seizures, intense exercise, autoimmune condition ... Read More
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