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Creatine Phosphokinase in Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy

Br Med J 1971; 3 doi: (Published 21 August 1971) Cite this as: Br Med J 1971;3:464
  1. B. P. Hughes


    Study of the serum creatine kinase levels in young patients with facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy suggests that enzyme assay may be valuable as a screening procedure for assessing the status of relatives of an affected individual who have no previous clinical history, and that consequently it may be of use in genetic counselling.