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A 38-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy when i was 19 and i'm 38 now. they can't figure out what type i have after 5 muscle biopsies. i have a lead pellet in my liver could that be making me sick?

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Dr. Robert Waskowitz
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Check labs: If concern is liver check bloodwork liver function tests ( lft's) to evaluate.

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