Muscular Dystrophy - Blood Picture

Dr Ira Shah
Muscular Dystrophy - Blood Picture - Introduction
Increase in CPK, LDH, HBDH, SGOT are characteristics of muscular dystrophies. Degree of elevation of muscle enzymes depend upon

- type of dystrophy (marginal rise is seen in facio - scapulo - humeral type),
- duration of the disease (decreasing enzymes are seen during late burnt out stage) &
- severity of the disease.
- In advanced DMD , creatinine is usually low.

HBDH 90 - 220 IU / L     *
CPK 10 - 120 IU / L     *
LDH 40 - 110 IU / L     *
SGOT 7 - 24 IU / L     *
SGPT 4 - 25 IU / L     *
S. CREATININE 0.5 - 1.5 mg / dl *  

These normal laboratory values may slightly vary from laboratory to laboratory. Please consult your lab for the same.

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