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High creatine kinase levels in a patient’s blood indicate damage or stress to the muscle tissue, heart or brain explains MedlinePlus. When tissue has damage, creatine kinase leaks from the tissue into the bloodstream. Do... More »

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The treatment for elevated levels of creatine kinase is dependant on the cause, as creatine kinase is found in the brain, heart and skeletal muscle, according to Healthgrades. Elevated levels may signal a heart attack, s... More »

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High creatine kinase, or CK, levels in the human body occur after one of several maladies, including a heart attack, skeletal muscle injury, drinking too much alcohol, taking certain medications and strenuous exercise, a... More »

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The treatment for elevated levels of creatine kinase is dependant on the cause, as creatine kinase is found in the brain, heart and skeletal muscle, according to Healthgrades. Elevated levels may signal a heart attack, s... More »

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Creatine kinase, also known as creatine phosphokinase, is an enzyme found mainly in the heart, brain and skeletal muscle. Creatine kinase catalyzes the conversion of creatine and makes use of adenosine triphosphate to cr... More »

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High creatine kinase, or CK, levels in the human body occur after one of several maladies, including a heart attack, skeletal muscle injury, drinking too much alcohol, taking certain medications and strenuous exercise, a... More »

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Elevated creatine kinase refers to the rising level of the enzyme creatine kinase, or creatine phosphokinase, after damage to the heart, skeletal muscles or brain, says Healthgrades. Several kinds of creatine kinase are ... More »

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