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Suggest treatment for neck weakness and myopathy

I have myopathy which according to the professor has caused which I have camptocormia, is there any cure for this I have weakness in my neck and can not hold my head upwards, it just drops and painful to hold it upwards. I have some trouble to swallow some foods, but most of all the pain of feeling I am choking when I bend down to pick something up from the floor or try to get into the freezer.
Tue, 5 Jul 2016
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treatment in myopathy depends upon its type...
Symptoms described by u are suggestive of polymyositis. It's tratable myopathy.
Get ur NCS and EMG, Serum CPK level done. If required muscle biopsy may be planned. Don't make delay.

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Suggest treatment for neck weakness and myopathy

treatment in myopathy depends upon its type... Symptoms described by u are suggestive of polymyositis. It s tratable myopathy. Get ur NCS and EMG, Serum CPK level done. If required muscle biopsy may be planned. Don t make delay. regards.