What are the tests for myopathy?

Many. Ck with isoenzymes, electrolytes, magnesium, calcium, serum myoglobins, serum creatinine, urinalysis, complete blood count, erythrocyte sedimentation test, thyroid function tests, ast, electrocardiograph, genetic testing, antinuclear antibodies, electromyogram, mri, muscle biopsy. As you can see there are many tests, but the most important thing is to select a physician that is a specialist.

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What are thet tests that indicate metabolic myopathies?

Blood and biopsy. There are some simple blood tests, most commonly a creatine kinase, that can identify the presence of myopathy. Specific subtypes can sometimes be further identified by genetic testing, exercise testing, or muscle biopsy. Read more...