A metabolic muscle disease.

  title={A metabolic muscle disease.},
  author={Muhammad Khizar Rafiq and Valerie Critcher and Marios Hadjivassiliou},
  journal={BMJ case reports},
A 61-year-old woman presented with a life long history of fatigability which worsened on exertion. She became fearful of exercising and thus was labelled as "lazy" by family and friends. After being started on simvastatin she was found to have raised creatine kinase (CK) values, which remained elevated despite stopping the drug. On the basis of the history… CONTINUE READING