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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Creatine_kinase

Creatine kinase (CK) — also known as creatine phosphokinase (CPK) or phospho-creatine ... Clinically, creatine kinase is assayed in blood tests as a marker of damage of CK-rich tissue such as in myocardial infarction (heart attack) , ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003503.htm

Jan 9, 2015 ... Creatine phosphokinase (CPK) is an enzyme in the body. ... This article discusses the test to measure the amount of CPK in the blood.

www.healthline.com/health/cpk-isoenzymes-test

May 5, 2017 ... The CPK isoenzymes test is a simple blood test that involves minimal preparation and risk. The blood sample will be sent to a laboratory for ...

www.hopkinslupus.org/lupus-tests/clinical-tests/creatine-phosphokinase-cpk

Therefore, high levels of CPK usually indicate some sort of stress or injury to your heart or other muscles. To test CPK, blood is drawn from a vein in your arm.

www.easy-immune-health.com/cpk-blood-test.html

The CPK Blood Test. What does it mean to you? An elevated CPK is a useful test for determining levels of muscle damage. Elevated CPK Levels can be normal, ...

www.sharecare.com/health/lab-tests/what-have-high-cpk-reading

CPK is the abbreviation for a blood test called creatine phosphokinase. CPK is an enzyme found primarily in muscles. This includes the muscles in the heart.

www.myositis.org/learn-about-myositis/diagnosis/blood-tests

For this reason, if you're scheduled to have blood drawn for a CPK test, you should limit your exercise to normal activities before the test. Certain medicines may ...

labtestsonline.org/understanding/analytes/ck/tab/test

Mar 22, 2017 ... A CK blood test may be used to detect inflammation of muscles (myositis) or ... Also known as: CK; Total CK; Creatine Phosphokinase; CPK.

www.healthcentral.com/chronic-pain/c/question/39106/40560

Sep 12, 2008 ... For over 10 years now, my CPK levels have run in the 300-500s. ... at explaining this kind of abnormal but not disease causing test finding.