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McArdle’s disease

Introduction: McArdle’s disease

Description of McArdle’s disease

McArdle’s disease (medical condition): A rare inherited glycogen storage disorder involving a...more »

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McArdle’s disease: An inborn metabolic disorder where an enzyme deficiency interferes with glycogen breakdown during muscle exercising. This leads to fatigue, pain and cramps in the muscle.

McArdle’s disease: Glycogenosis due to muscle phosphorylase deficiency. Characterized by painful cramps following sustained exercise.
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McArdle’s disease as a Disease

McArdle’s disease: Another name for McArdle disease (or close medical condition association).
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McArdle’s disease: Related Diseases

McArdle’s disease: McArdle’s disease is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of McArdle’s disease (McArdle disease)

Some of the symptoms of McArdle’s disease incude:

  • Muscle cramps after exercise
  • Myoglobin in urine
  • Reduced muscle phosphorylase activity
  • Absent muscle phosphorylase activity
  • Myoglbin in urine

Treatments for McArdle’s disease (McArdle disease)

Treatments for McArdle’s disease (McArdle disease) include:

  • Eating sucrose before exercising may improve the patients tolerance to exercise and reduce the risk of muscle damage

Treatment of McArdle’s disease: For more treatment information about McArdle’s disease, see treatment of McArdle disease (McArdle’s disease)

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