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Experience:  Internal medicine doctor, diagnose and treat neurology patients, many years
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I talked to you about my condition a few days ago with right

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I talked to you about my condition a few days ago with right side weakness. I went to my neurologist and he did an exam on me and i asked him about getting another EMG he seen no reason for one. I am still concerned about my weakness what can be causing this? I have had my hormones checked everything was normal, can they be overlooked?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
Have you had an MRI of the brain?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
everything was normal they seen a mucous retention cyst in left maxillary sinus.
Expert:  DrRussMd replied 2 years ago.
There is no such thing as a false positive for lyme.
Lyme testing is not reliable in ruling out lyme disease.
If there is a clinical history consistent with lyme, you should be treated.
1 month of doxycicline.
EBV, old EBV leaves antibodies. This is not consequential.
Fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue and structural/functional problems need to be considered, such as thoracic outlet syndrome.
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