Myopathic complications of medical disease.


Disorders of muscle may be primary or acquired secondary to an underlying medical condition. Clinical presentations range from asymptomatic elevations in creatine kinase to fatal rhabdomyolysis. Recognition of the underlying precipitant is imperative to effectively institute treatment for a potentially reversible process. The focus of this article is to… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1213736


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@article{Soni2009MyopathicCO, title={Myopathic complications of medical disease.}, author={Madhu G Soni and Anthony A. Amato}, journal={Seminars in neurology}, year={2009}, volume={29 2}, pages={163-80} }