Rhabdomyolysis

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Rhabdomyolysis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Rhabdomyolysis" returned 432 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Statin-associated acute interstitial nephritis and rhabdomyolysis.
 

Author(s): Vidyashankar Panchangam

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 May;25(3):659-60.

 

Last Updated: 13 May 2014

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Rhabdomyolysis and acute kidney injury after acupuncture sessions.
 

Author(s): Marios Papasotiriou, Grigoria Betsi, Maria Tsironi, Georgios Assimakopoulos

Journal: Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl. 2014 May;25(3):643-6.

 

Rhabdomyolysis is usually caused by muscle injury, drugs or alcohol and presents with muscle weakness and pain. It is characterized by rise in serum creatine kinase, aminotransferases and electrolytes as well as myoglobinuria. Myoglobinuria may cause acute kidney injury by direct ...

Last Updated: 13 May 2014

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Rhabdomyolysis as a manifestation of clomipramine poisoning.
 

Author(s): Nathalie Oliveira de Santana, Aécio Flávio Teixeira de Góis

Journal: Sao Paulo Med J. 2013 ;131(6):432-5.

 

Tricyclic antidepressive agents are widely used in suicide attempts and present a variety of deleterious effects. Rhabdomyolysis is a rare complication of such poisoning.

Last Updated: 18 Dec 2013

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The terms "Rhabdomyolysis" returned 33 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Biopsy proven acute tubular necrosis due to rhabdomyolysis in a dengue fever patient: a case report and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Liliany P Repizo, Denise M Malheiros, Luis Yu, Rui T Barros, Emmanuel A Burdmann

Journal: Rev. Inst. Med. Trop. Sao Paulo. ;56(1):85-8.

 

Renal histology results are very scarce in dengue-associated rhabdomyolysis patients developing acute kidney injury (AKI). We report a case of dengue fever-induced AKI associated to rhabdomyolysis with a renal biopsy showing acute tubular necrosis (ATN) and renal deposition of myoglobin. ...

Last Updated: 20 Feb 2014

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Exercise-induced rhabdomyolysis and stress-induced malignant hyperthermia events, association with malignant hyperthermia susceptibility, and RYR1 gene sequence variations.
 

Author(s): Antonella Carsana

Journal: ScientificWorldJournal. 2013 ;2013():531465.

 

Exertional rhabdomyolysis (ER) and stress-induced malignant hyperthermia (MH) events are syndromes that primarily afflict military recruits in basic training and athletes. Events similar to those occurring in ER and in stress-induced MH events are triggered after exposure to anesthetic ...

Last Updated: 11 Mar 2013

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Drug induced rhabdomyolysis.
 

Author(s): Martin Hohenegger

Journal: Curr Opin Pharmacol. 2012 Jun;12(3):335-9.

 

Rhabdomyolysis is a clinical condition of potential life threatening destruction of skeletal muscle caused by diverse mechanisms including drugs and toxins. Given the fact that structurally not related compounds cause an identical phenotype pinpoints to common targets or pathways, ...

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2012

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Plasma Neutrophil Gelatinase Associated Lipocalin Levels During Emergency Management of Rhabdomyolysis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rhabdomyolysis; Acute Kidney Failure

 

Last Updated: 4 Mar 2014

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Study of the Causes of the Breakdown of Muscle Fibers in Hospitalized Patients
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rhabdomyolysis; Myopathy; Acute Renal Failure; Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 30 Nov 2009

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Last Updated: 21 Jul 2014

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