Doctors for Spheroid Body Myopathy in Nathanallur, Kanchipuram
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SPHEROID BODY MYOPATHY
Spheroid Body Myopathy is a slow developing muscle disorder that starts during adolescence and causes loss of movement ability. Symptoms of Spheroid Body Myopathy are:
• Muscle weakness in the pelvis or shoulder girdle
• Speech issues
• Respiratory insufficiency
HOW IS SPHEROID BODY MYOPATHY DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of Spheroid Body Myopathy is usually done through a blood test. A blood serum test shows normal levels of creatine kinase. Rheumatologists may order for a electromyography to detect nonspecific myopathic changes. Muscle biopsy is another test to confirm diagnosis of Spheroid Body Myopathy.
HOW IS SPHEROID BODY MYOPATHY TREATED?
The condition progresses slowly but is characterized with muscle degeneration. Medications and therapies can help in slowing the progression of diseases. In most cases, treatment is based on symptoms.
DID YOU KNOW?
Making a diagnosis for Spheroid Body Myopathy can often be challenging.