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... I have had a CPK around 1,500 for the last year and a half. I also have mildly high AST and ALT liver test. I have swelling and pain in my left chest, neck and jaw. I went to a cardiologist and he ruled out my heart. I went to a Rheumatologist and he checked for Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis which came out negative. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Sep 20, 2012
... Do your muscles get weaker as your CPK level increases? ... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Sep 20, 2012
... Yes, you can get muscle weakness with myositis, and the CK level can be correlated. My myositis seems intermitten, and I can always tell when my CK is up. Mine gets to about the same level as yours, then drops to normal. ... (20 replies)

... s a month since you posted this , but I just got onto this site. You live in the next town from me. You need to see a rheaumotologist if you already haven't. My cpk levels were high and my liver was off before I was diagnosed with myositis The Dr. ... (7 replies)
... e info. I have been going to a Rheumatologist and he has done numerous test to confirm if it is Myositis but there is no sign of inflamation in the blood but my CPK is now over 2,000 and my Aldolase and liver enzymes have gone up as well. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 22, 2013
... Well, I took 60mg of Prednisone for a couple months, then tapered down. Doc started me on Imuran but after 3 weeks my ALT had climbed to 101 so they put me back on Prednisone and off the Imuran. Seeing a liver specialist next week. ... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 22, 2013
... Well, I took 60mg of Prednisone for a couple months, then tapered down. Doc started me on Imuran but after 3 weeks my ALT had climbed to 101 so they put me back on Prednisone and off the Imuran. Seeing a liver specialist next week. ... (20 replies)
... I too went through this cpk was in the 7000s liver enzymes were at 150 and my cardiac enzymes triponin? ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 25, 2013
... The ALT and AST enzymes can come from muscle OR liver tissue. So the lab can "fractionate" the enzymes, meaning separate them into liver vs. ... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 22, 2013
... Was wondering how you have been doing. We have some similar issues. Was it ever determined why your ALT and AST were elevated? ... (20 replies)
... took me almost 3 weeks and then it was "inconclusive". It also hurt for weeks, but I am so symptomatic that I don't know if I will ever feel normal again. ... (7 replies)
... I had a muscle biopsy a little over a week ago and I am waiting for the results. Any idea how long it takes to get the results. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 26, 2013
... it is going back to normal. I go tomorrow to see the Rhuemy and the liver specialist. I'm ready to stop the meds totally. I hate how they make me feel. I can say that because my muscles and bones haven't gotten that bad. ... (20 replies)
... I use a group affiliated with Winthrop hospital, I like them! Are you feeling very tired and weak? ... (7 replies)
... had my EMG test this past Saturday. According to the Neurologist all of the muscles tested showed abnormalities. He said my calfs, thighs, shoulders, forearms and biceps all showed abnormalities. He stated that he will give the results to the Rheumatologist and to follow up with him. My appointment is not until Thursday. ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 25, 2013
... Ladybug, Thank you for your feedback. Last year I did test negative for a hep panel. I'm not sure that the enzymes were fractionized last year or not and GGT doesn't sound familiar so I don't think that was ever done. I'll ask if they were done. ... (20 replies)




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