Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
171 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

What is the future course of action if a child has elevated CPK, MCH and MCV levels?

My 5 yr old son had fever for 3 days.he was fine next day so went to school on the 4th day. But on the morning of 5th day he cudnt stand up and was unable to walk. Blood test showed elevated cpk level of 904. Mch and mcv were also slightly high. Kindly advice my future course of action.
Mon, 25 May 2015
Report Abuse
Pediatrician, Nephrology 's  Response
HI your child based on the complaints and tests is having infection affecting his muscles and blood cells...Polymyositis.He needs to be shown toa child specialist and Rheumatologist to find the exact cause.Hope it answers your query and ready to help you further
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]
Share on
 

Related questions you may be interested in


Recent questions on Blood test


What is the future course of action if a child has elevated CPK, MCH and MCV levels?

HI your child based on the complaints and tests is having infection affecting his muscles and blood cells...Polymyositis.He needs to be shown toa child specialist and Rheumatologist to find the exact cause.Hope it answers your query and ready to help you further