How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Mark Your Own Question
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
Category: Neurology
Satisfied Customers: 1985
Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
206912
Type Your Neurology Question Here...
Dr. Mark is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I am a 32 / F experiencing intermittent muscle twitching. I

Customer Question

I am a 32 / F experiencing intermittent muscle twitching. I have had this problem in past years, but every time I have these episodes, I fear ALS.
The twitching is not non-stop, but it occurs every so often in various parts of my body: face, arms, hands, legs, butt, back, etc.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.
Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I will be helping you out with your queries.
Sorry to hear about your problem.
Do you have any other medical problems?
Are you on any medications for anything at the moment?
Do you take a lot of caffeinated beverages?
Please let me know.