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Related to rhabdomyolysis: exertional rhabdomyolysis
Destruction of muscle tissue, accompanied by the release into the blood of myoglobin (oxygen-carrying red muscle pigment). A common cause is a crushing muscle injury.
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rhabdomyolysisn rabdomiolisis or rabdomiólisis f
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