phosphokinase


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phosphokinase

(ˌfɒsfəʊˈkaɪneɪz)
n
(Medicine) med an increase in the amount of creatine phosphokinase that is released into the bloodstream when a muscle becomes injured
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Rash, diarrhea, fatigue, and increased blood creatine phosphokinase were the most frequent treatment-related grade 3-4 AEs reported (five% each).
Results of blood tests showed severely elevated creatine Phosphokinase (CPK) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) activities, confirming suspected capture myopathy.
In the area of cutaneous surgery, the consensus panel also noted the need for "a rigorous evaluation of the aforementioned specific warning that muscle flap insertion should be delayed until the patient displays normal [creatine phosphokinase (CPK)] levels or, at least, CPK levels below twofold of normal.
7 (below 5 mg/l), aspartate aminotransferase (AST) 572 (below 37 U/l), alanine transaminase (ALT) 130 (below 40 U/l), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) 1684 (460 U/L and creatine phosphokinase (CPK) 19344 (below 171 U/l), and after basic diagnostic procedures were performed, intravenous hydration and antibiotic therapy (ceftriaxone, amikacin) were initiated.
Symptoms included fever, altered level of consciousness, changes in mental status, drooling, diaphoresis, urinary incontinence, sweating, development of tremors, lead pipe rigidity, tachycardia, and increased level of creatine phosphokinase.
The most common adverse events were diarrhea, occurring in 7% of daptomycin patients and 5% of SOC patients; and increased creatine phosphokinase, occurring in 6% of daptomycin patients and 5% of SOC patients (Pediatrics.
Radiation exposure induced a significant rise in the activities of creatine phosphokinase (CPK), lactic dehydrogenase (LDH) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST), markers of heart damage, both in the heart and blood indicating acute cardiac toxicity.
Laboratory findings including blood sugar, renal profile, liver function tests, creatinine phosphokinase, sodium, calcium and magnesium were within normal limits.
Side effects included increased blood creatine phosphokinase, myalgia and anaphylactic reactions.
Biochemical parameters like SGOT, SGPT, creatine phosphokinase, lactate dehydrogenase were markedly raised in the insecticide exposed agriculture workers as compared to control group.
1 ng/mL), and creatinine phosphokinase isoenzyme-MB fraction (CPK-MB) are elevated in many cases.
62 g/L, creatine phosphokinase (CPK) 2300 U/L, alanine aminotransferase 180 U/L, aspartate aminotransferase 265 U/L, pH 7.
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