Monday… Did you know? Rhabdo

Rhabdomyolysis: the breakdown of muscle fibers that leads to the release of muscle fiber contents (myoglobin) into the bloodstream. Myoglobin is harmful to the kidney and often causes kidney damage. (nlm.nih.gov)  Some people are more susceptible to Rhabdo due to genetic predisposition, medications or other factors.  In athletes, rhabdo is typically caused by a combination … Continue reading Monday… Did you know? Rhabdo