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Creatine Kinase is found in the skeletal muscles of animals, responsible for maintaining energy homeostasis at the sites of high Adenosine TriPhosphate (ATP) (Dieni and Storey, 2009).
The cost of a creatine kinase test is relatively inexpensive, Dr.
Serum creatine kinase isoenzymes in Duchenne muscular dystrophy determined by sensitive enzyme immunoassay methods.
Serum Creatine Kinase (CK) was first used as diagnostic aid in progressive muscular dystrophy in 1959.
Reduced activity of serum creatine kinase in rheumatoid arthriotis: a phenomenon linked to the inflammatory response.
Six of the eight showed improvements in muscle strength and fatigue and marked reductions in creatine kinase (Ann.
Hypothyroid myopathy with a strikingly elevated serum creatine kinase level.
Impact of physical activity of individuals and creatine kinase on 99th percentiles of troponin I assays.
Laboratory tests revealed elevated levels of troponin T (0.687 ng/ml), creatine kinase (500 U/L), and creatine kinase-MB isoenzyme (42.36 [micro]g/L).
Blood tests indicated that all three patients had eosinophilia, a commonly observed sign of parasitic infection; two patients also had elevated creatine kinase levels, indicative of muscle inflammation (Table).
Caption: Figure 4: The receiver operating characteristic curve analysis of creatine kinase MB within 4 h of onset of acute myocardial infarction
Methods: Distribution of allele and genotype frequencies of the muscle specific creatine kinase (CK-MM) gene A/G polymorphism was assessed in a survey among 275 athletes residing in state of Isfahan (86 professional karatekas (43 male and 43 female) and 86 amateur karatekas (50 male and 36 female) and 103 non-athlete individuals (50 male and 53 female).