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Rhabdomyolysis - A rare cause explained.
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  • Mohamed Baghi,
  • Jassem Sirajudeen,
  • Khaled Alarbi,
  • Vamanjore Naushad,
  • Nada Benshaban
Mohamed Baghi
Hamad General Hospital
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Jassem Sirajudeen
Hamad General Hospital
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Khaled Alarbi
Hamad General Hospital
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Vamanjore Naushad
Hamad General Hospital
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Nada Benshaban
Tripoli Medical Center
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Abstract

Hypothyroidism causing rhabdomyolysis is a known but an uncommon entity. Hashimoto's thyroiditis causing rhabdomyolysis in the absence of precipitating factors is even rarer. Here we report a 42- year-old previously healthy male with hypothyroidism due to Hashimotos thyroiditis complicated by severe rhabdomyolysis and acute kidney injury.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

30 Jun 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
06 Jul 2021Assigned to Editor
06 Jul 2021Submission Checks Completed
23 Jul 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
30 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
08 Sep 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor