Asymptomatic Hyper-Creatine-Kinase-Emia as Sole Manifestation of Inclusion Body Myositis


Sporadic inclusion body myositis (sIBM) usually manifests with painless weakness of the hand, finger and hip flexors. Absence of symptoms or signs, but mild hyper-CK-emia as the sole manifestation of IBM, has not been reported. We report the case of a 73-year-old male who presented with asymptomatic recurrent hyper-CK-emia ranging from 200 to 1324U/L (n… (More)
DOI: 10.4081/ni.2013.e11

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