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A 25-year-old female asked:

can serotonin syndrome cause muscle damage?

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Dr. James Henning
Anesthesiology 50 years experience
Apparently...: Breakdown products of muscle cells do accumulate in the bloodstream in people with true hyperthermic syndromes. Muscle rigidity and subsequent elevated levels of CPK are hallmarks of this process.

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