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Norcross, GA
A 53-year-old female asked:

myoglobin high. drk brown urine. dr said myositis. if kidneys ok at discharge is there a good chance they will stay ok or would damage be delayed?

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Dr. Michael Perez
Internal Medicine 37 years experience
No damage: By the time you get discharged, there is no longer any danger to the kidneys from the effects of muscle injury. Drink plenty fluids, get a follow up blood test to check the kidney function. A normal serum creatinine is proof that there is nothing to worry about.

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