American Journal of Immunology

An Analysis of a Severe Neck Pain Experienced in a Polymyositis Patient

R.M. Golding and L.G.F. Giles

DOI : 10.3844/ajisp.2008.23.25

American Journal of Immunology

Volume 4, Issue 2

Pages 23-25


Following a twisting strain with immediate pain in the neck of a polymyositis patient we detail the analysis of a specific range of data gathered before and after the event. The results reinforce that in this case that the creatine kinase isoenzyme and cardiac Troponin T cannot be used as an indicator of myocardial disease.


© 2008 R.M. Golding and L.G.F. Giles. This is an open access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.