Myopathy

Recent articles about Myopathy

Myopathy In Severe Asthma

[ PUBLICATION ] . Myopathy complicating the therapy of severe asthma has been recently described in several case reports. Twenty-five consecutive patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) at this ...
Known for Severe Asthma | Creatine Kinase | Myopathy Patients | Intensive Unit

Myopathy With Anti-Signal Recognition Particle Antibodies: Clinical And...

[ PUBLICATION ] . Myopathy with anti-signal recognition particle antibodies (SRP) is generally thought to be immune-mediated necrotic myopathy in previous studies. We report the clinical and histopathological ...
Known for Recognition Particle | Patients Anti | Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathy | Muscle Biopsy

Low Level Laser Therapy On Experimental Myopathy

[ PUBLICATION ] ... experimental myopathy. These were evaluated through histological assessment. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The groups studied were: (A) control (intact rats that received LLLT sham exposures), ...
Known for Experimental Myopathy | Laser Therapy | Rats Treated | Gastrocnemius Muscle

Differential Effect Of The Rs4149056 Variant In Slco1b1 On Myopathy Associated...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... statin-associated myopathy is a significant risk associated with these agents. Recently, variation in the SLCO1B1 gene was reported to predict simvastatin-associated myopathy. The aim of ...
Known for Rs4149056 Variant | Myopathy Simvastatin | Statin Type | Slco1b1 Gene

The Broad Spectrum Of Statin Myopathy: From Myalgia To Rhabdomyolysis

[ PUBLICATION ] ... of myopathy reported in the media. The diagnosis and management of patients with statin-induced myopathy will be reviewed. RECENT FINDINGS: Based on a review of healthy clinical-trial ...
Known for Statin Myopathy | Humans Hydroxymethylglutarylcoa | Rhabdomyolysis Risk | Muscle Symptoms

Myopathy Associated With Gluten Sensitivity

[ PUBLICATION ] ... sensitivity. Myopathy is a less common and poorly characterized additional neurological manifestation of gluten sensitivity. We present our experience with 13 patients who presented with ...
Known for Gluten Sensitivity | Skeletal Muscle | Free Diet | Myositis Patients

Necrotizing Myopathy In A Patient With Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection: A...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... necrotizing myopathy associated with chronic active hepatitis due to hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection. Thirteen patients with HCV-associated myopathy have been reported previously. In ...
Known for Chronic Hepatitis | Virus Infection | Necrotizing Myopathy | Interferon Therapy

The Role Of Different Emg Methods In Evaluating Myopathy

[ PUBLICATION ] ... of myopathy, EMG may have an important role along with blood tests, muscle biopsies and genetic testing. This review evaluates different EMG methods in the diagnosis of myopathy. These ...
Known for Emg Methods | Diagnosis Myopathy | Diagnostic Yield | Motor Units

Myopathy During Statin Therapy In The Daily Practice Of An Outpatient Cardiology...

[ PUBLICATION ] ... statin-related myopathy is unknown, while its prevalence is probably underestimated. An association between statin-related myopathy and vitamin D deficiency has been reported. In this ...
Known for Statin Therapy | Patients Myopathy | Daily Practice | Creatine Kinase

Risk For Myopathy With Statin Therapy In High-Risk Patients

[ PUBLICATION ] ... for myopathy (which may progress to fatal or nonfatal rhabdomyolysis); however, the potential for drug-drug interactions is known to increase this risk in specific high-risk groups. The ...
Known for Statin Therapy | Patients Risk | Drugdrug Interactions | Reductase Inhibitors

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Myopathy myopathy is a disease of the muscles in which the muscle fibers do not function properly. This results in weakness and wasting of the muscles. Myopathies...