Ana 1:160 speckled and High Muscle Enzymes over 6000
I have been feeling my crap for the part 5 months.
Heavy head, headaches, surreal eye vision (like drinking alcohol), join pain, muscle aches, fatigue (I want to go sleep all the time, I almost have a hard time staying awake some days). Tight neck, cold hands, and feet all the time (giving that it is cold outside, but only 40-50's). Stomach cramps, upper back soreness. almost like everything I've injured in the past is flaring up.
(I did have tingling which is why i went for all these tests) but right after that tingling stopped, then I was sore and joins started to ache.
I do not have loss of coordination, double vision, vertigo, rashes, balance problems (I can still swing my golf club over 100 mph)
Its mostly on my right side, in my right knee and wrist/elbow. My shoulder is extremely tight, feels like after I had a cramp and My muscles get fatigued quickly, like they seem to be tired all the time causing uncomfortably.
I looked into a bunch of symptoms and the only one that really matches me is either hashmoto's or hypothyroidism. With an ANA 1:160. Not extremely high but noticeable. (seeings they both run in the family, muscle diseases do not)
My CPK levels were over 6000 and I felt fine( just sore here and there).
Before my test, 3 days before I worked out my shoulders so hard that my Deltoids, Lats, Traps, chest, biceps, triceps, and lower back were so sore from going to hard without conditioning my muscles (which i've done before). I wonder if that could have caused it but I'm not sure over 6000. I take Bodyrush pre workout, Animal Pak Multi, Animal Omega, and I take protein like 50g to 100g per day. That night after my bloodwork, my right trap cramped and burned so bad it kept me up throughout the night.
I'm curious if taking something like that could have raised it or maybe I have a serious issue I'm sick about...(nervous)
I scheduled an appointment with a rheumatologist. and I have repeat bloodwork tomorrow. I'm trying to drink a lot of water, avoid fats, and such so see where I stand with my CPK levels again.
Can someone please tell me maybe what to except or to consider so I can talk to the doctors next week. Thank you!!!
Last edited by mod85; 10-31-2012 at 09:05 PM.