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She was diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis, which is a condition that results in the breakdown of muscle tissue, in her arms.
Everett immediately went to the ER and was diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis.
She was diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis, a muscle condition that can severely damage kidneys.
Strenuous activity combined with heat increases the risk for rhabdomyolysis, which can lead to kidney failure and even death.
About five months into her expedition, in Fort Morgan, Colo., McCarthy was diagnosed with rhabdomyolysis, a rare but dangerous condition linked with extreme physical exertion, in which muscle breaks down and releases a protein into the bloodstream.
One cause of rhabdomyolysis is extreme exercise, which damages soft muscle tissue and can cause discolored urine and lead to kidney damage.
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