Rhabdomyolysis

Francis L. Counselman

Pathophysiology CiinicaiFeatures Diagnosis

Complications Treatment Prehospital .Care

Emergency, .Department

Disposition Chapter, References

Rhabdomyolysis was first described in the Book of Numbers in the Old Testament. During the flight from Egypt, a number of Israelites experienced symptoms of rhabdomyolysis after eating hemlock-seed-fed quail.1 In the early 1900s, the clinical syndrome of muscle pain, weakness, and dark urine became known as Meyer-Betz disease.2 In the 1940s, Bywaters and Beall described acute renal failure as a complication of rhabdomyolysis observed in Londoners suffering from crush injuries during the German blitz.3 Today, we realize rhabdomyolysis is a complication of a variety of disease processes and injury.

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