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Myopathy

When a Dr. tells you that you have Myopathy is that just the term he gives you until he narrows down his diagnosis?  
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Are you talking about Myelopathy? (check spelling) And where is it coming from?
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Thanks for the response. No its myopathy. Muscle issues througout body. Crams, tenderness, soreness, weakness and feeling as if the muscles are being streched.
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I would have to look that one up. How is it diagnosed?
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Blood tests, EMG, and Muscle tissue biopsy.
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Yes, it looks like myopathy is a term for a multitude of muscular disorders and the cause needs to be determined. Sorry that you have that and Iwould seek a multitude of opinions on the cause if your'e not comfortable with the answer.
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Thanks, I'm in the process of getting an appointment with a neuroscience center. Hopefully I will get some more definitive answers from them.
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