Table 1

Patient Medical Records Information

Patient

Pathology

Dystrophin

CPK

At

Number

Analysis1

(IU/L)2

Age

(years)


01

Consistent with

Absent

12,500

6.5

DMD

02

Consistent with

Absent

15,000

6.5

DMD

03

Consistent with

Absent

15,820

4.0

DMD

04

Consistent with

Absent

23,000

5.5

DMD

053

Consistent with

Absent with rare

21,000

2.5

DMD

positive fibers

06

Consistent with

Absent

14,000

7.5

DMD

07

Consistent with

Absent

11,906

3.7

DMD

08

Consistent with

Absent

14,000

4.0

DMD


1Dystrophin analysis by either western blot or immunohistochemistry or both. 2Normal range of CPK level is 0–250 IU/L. 3Patient 05 was also tested for the sarcoglycans and all were found present

Bennett et al. BMC Genetics 2001 2:17   doi:10.1186/1471-2156-2-17

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