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... I was diagnosed in May with Polymyositis after my CPK came back at 40,000. ... (17 replies)
High cpk
May 27, 2009
... I am a 27 year oldblack male being seen by a rheumatologist. My cpk was found to be high at 765 while being seen at the hospital for chest pain. I have had a stress test to make sure its not my heart. ... (5 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 25, 2013
... fatigue in my proximal muscles. My CPK was never elevated. A muscle biopsy confirmed inflamatory myositis with type 2 muscle fiber atrophy. The myositis Dx was later questioned, but the biopsy was never repeated. ... (20 replies)

High cpk
Aug 6, 2009
... I have never actually had a biopsy to confirm the myo, but because of the duration and symptoms, 2 of my docs agree that I have it. ... (5 replies)
High cpk
Jun 5, 2009
... I have been going to a rhuematologist and my cpk has been between 1,200 and 2,100 with pain and weakness throughout my body. ... (5 replies)
High cpk
May 27, 2009
... in the fingers at the Knuckes or over the elbows my cpk is in 9000 and no immune inflammation so my dr. said i have Dermatomyositis check for that that. ... (5 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)
... MD's in the past four weeks. My muscle aches have me very concerned. Yes, my CPK has been steadily at normal levels, but I still am experiencing muscle aches. ... (17 replies)
CPK in myositis
Jun 26, 2006
... My CPK was 39,000 when I was admitted to the hospital with severe muscle pain. They performed a muscle biopsy which confirmed it was Polymyositis, which is different from MD. It usually only affects the muscles closest to the trunk of the body. ... (1 replies)
Elevated cpk
Dec 15, 2009
... The definitive thing with PM is the muscle biopsy and with DM the muscle or skin biopsy. ... (7 replies)
... hi! I never had an MRI done. They did a muscle biopsy after the EMG came back bad. Have you had a muscle biopsy done? ... (7 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Feb 27, 2013
... Ladybud, I agree wholeheartedly with Hopefloats36. Thank you for your responses. I wonder if I'm not losing my mind sometimes. The pulmonologist told my husband and I all was well, they found no reason to believe I have Pulmonary Fibrosis, but when the Rheumy was telling me today she was considering Methotrexate, she noticed the report said I had mild interstitial lung... (20 replies)
Elevated CPK Level
Sep 20, 2012
... have even a remote diagnosis for is RA. I had an ultrasound yesterday that showed synovial thickness. My hands and toes are swollen and painful. I have a muscle biopsy in a couple of weeks. Have been diagnosed with Raynauds. ... (20 replies)
... Oh my goodness! i'm so sorry it's taken me this long to get back to this! so....my story is basically, I was diagnosed with polymyositis after bloodwork and a muscle biopsy. I have Jo-1 Polymyositis...had ck levels about 1000 when I started my prednisone treatment. I took 20mg AM and 20mg PM and tapered from that 40mg for 3 1/2 months. My levels went down to the 90's almost... (5 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)
... random things like that. Neuro wanted to do a muscle biopsy "just in case" but we never did. ... (17 replies)
... ave something wrong with you and with anxiety it makes things worse. Good luck.. I am sure you have some type of myositis, but hopefully you are getting a muscle biopsy to see exactly what it is.. Good luck and stop being so paranoid your not going to die. ... (17 replies)
... lifting my arms and difficulty walking. I was in ER with 21,000 CPK. I thought I had a stroke the doctor did not find anything wrong with my blood work except my CPK was grossly elevated. The ED doctor told me to stop taking Lipitor, muscle weakness is one of the side effects but this did not help. ... (3 replies)
... body CT scan, EMG, and Biopsy. After eliminating other types of autoimmune disease, he told me that I have Polymyositis based on my symptoms and test results of Biopsy and elevated CPK but Polymyositis can be treated. He also sent me to another autoimmune specialist at University of Wisconsin in Madison for a second opinion. ... (11 replies)
... lmyositis because all the symptoms of the otheres overlap. My legs were so bad, could not climb up stairs, curbs, my thighs really hurt and are so heavy.But my cpk was always normal, my ANA is high but the cpk was ok. ... (12 replies)


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