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Read about this rare case in which a patient develops rhabdomyolysis caused by Haff disease after eating buffalo fish. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Populati...
Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) May 01, 2015 Hepatitis Awareness Month The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and its public health partners join together in raising public awareness of viral hepatiti...
May is Hepatitis Awareness Month, and May 19 is Hepatitis Testing Day. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) presents the facts about the three most common types of viral hepatitis.
Hepatitis C is one of the most common chronic infectious illnesses in the U.S. today and affects nearly 3.2 million Americans. Complications of hepatitis C infection include liver cancer as well as ci...
A literature review shows that more research is needed.
Results revealed today at the International Liver Congress™ 2015 demonstrate current treatment and prevention programmes need to be scaled up in order to make elimination of hepatitis B virus (H...
The two small biotechs are coming together to create a hepatitis B-focused company that management hopes will mirror the success seen with hepatitis C companies.
(Medical Xpress)—The hepatitis B virus (HBV), which affects the liver, behaves differently in different people depending on genetics and the age the person is when infected. Ninety-five percent of a...
Exertional rhabdomyolysis is a clinical condition caused by intense, repetitive exercise or a sudden increase in exercise in an untrained person, although rhabdomyolysis can occur in trained athletes....
While rhabdomyolysis has been associated with many causative factors, it is rarely described in connection with hyperthyroidism. We report a 42-year-old woman with a history of two rhabdomyolysis even...
Exertional rhabdomyolysis is a clinical entity of significant muscle breakdown in the setting of exercise. However, clinical course and discharge criteria, once hospitalized, are poorly described. We ...
Rhabdomyolysis is a potential life-threatening condition characterized by a rapid destruction of striated muscle cells. Causes include trauma, muscle hypoxia, drugs, malignant hyperthermia, infections...
Several studies have reported rhabdomyolysis induced by various drugs but not by the antiepileptic drug levetiracetam. We present a case of suspected levetiracetam-induced rhabdomyolysis. A 29-year-ol...