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Rhabdomyolysis has many causes including severe or unaccustomed exercise

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Rhabdomyolysis means a breakdown of striated muscle, allowing myoglobin, muscle enzymes, potassium, and other intracellular constituents to leak in to the blood. It has a long and varied list of causes including infections, drugs (including statins), trauma, reperfusion injury, and genetic myopathies. Rhabdomyolysis has …

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