creatine kinase

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creatine kinase

n.
An enzyme present in muscle, brain, and other tissues of vertebrates that catalyzes the reversible conversion of ADP and phosphocreatine into ATP and creatine.
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Elevations in creatine phosphokinase (CPK) occurred in 122 (32%) of the 378 patients receiving YONDELIS, including Grade 3 or 4 CPK elevation in 24 patients (6%), compared to 15 (9%) of the 172 patients receiving dacarbazine with any CPK elevation, including 1 patient (0.
1 Platelets (K/uL) 307 n/a 159 n/a Creatine phosphokinase (U/L) 46 57 296 2547 Hours after ingestion Test 50 h 80 h 110 h 140 h Sodium (mEq/L) 140 137 135 138 Potassium (mEq/L) 3.
Researchers found that creatine phosphokinase was about three times higher in pigs suspected of having the disorder.
CPKMB = creatine phosphokinase-MB; TCPK = total creatine phosphokinase.
Other biochemical test results, including the creatine phosphokinase (CPK) level, were within normal limits.
1), a bicarbonate level of 10 mmol/L, and elevation of creatine phosphokinase level to 75 062 U/L.
Researchers witnessed lower levels of creatine phosphokinase (CPK), an indicator of muscle injury, in the blood.
Red and white blood cell count, serum electrolytes, creatinine, C-reactive protein, creatine phosphokinase and troponin-T were normal, lactate-dehydrogenase was 335 U/L (normal: <248) and INR was 2.
This study reports the case of a woman with severe asthenia and very high blood levels of creatine phosphokinase and lactate dehydrogenase.
We report the case of a woman with severe asthenia and very high blood levels of creatine phosphokinase and lactate dehydrogenase.
14,58) Studies show that HMB supplementation may significantly lower serum lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), lower serum creatine phosphokinase (CPK) levels and delay blood lactate accumulation after endurance training compared to placebo.
Early in the respiratory phase, elevated creatine phosphokinase levels (as high as 3,000 IU/L) and hepatic transaminases (two to six times the upper limits of normal) have been noted.
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