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Are creatinine kinase levels elevated during weight lifting?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Yes: Ck is elevated with vigorous physical activity.
Dr. Alvin Mathew
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Yes: Creatinine kinase can be high after a vigorous exercise routine. Maintaining good hydration is important to clear it from the body.

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