Disease Information for Potassium-Aggravated Myotonia

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Muscle cramps/spasms
Muscle stiffness/rigidity
Myalgias
Percussion myotonia/delayed sign
Cold intolerance
Exertion intolerance
Demographics & Risk Factors
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Child
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
CPK/CK/Creatine kinase/Creatine phosphokinase (Lab)
Diagnostic Test Results
Electrodiagnosis
EMG/Abnormal findings
EMG/Myotonic muscle activity
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Hyperkalemic periodic paralysis
Associated Disease & Complications
Laryngeal stridor
Laryngospasm, acute
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Muscle disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 17
Pathophysiology/Gene locus Chromosome 17q
Pathophysiology/Gene Locus Identified/OMIM database
Pathophysiology/Sodium-channel muscle disorder
Process
PROCESS/Autosomal dominant hereditary disease (ex).
PROCESS/Episodic disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Hereditofamilial (category)
PROCESS/INCIDENCE/Extremely rare disease
Synonyms
Synonym
Synonym/Myotonia congenita intermittens
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Potassium
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Acetazolamide (Diamox)
RX/Carbamazepine (Tegretol)
Other Treatments
TX/Specific diet/avoidance
Definition
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