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How long does it take for als to show up on emg? Also, can
Second opinion] How long does it take for als to show up on emg? Also, can als cause involuntary hand movements? My hands feel tingling, numb and pins, movement on their own and a bit electric. I have… read more
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I'm a 29 M. It all started with twitching in my left bicep and pectoral area. It then moved to other arms and both legs. I'm paranoid about ALS. I had an MRI, labs, and EMG/nerve study. Everything's n… read more
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Would an EMG I had a week ago have picked up any signs of
Would an EMG I had a week ago have picked up any signs of ALS?The neurologist didn't do an exam. Although a gp a week prior who saw me noted I had equal strength in arms and legs.The last two days eve… read more
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DR. Mark Only [second opinion] 25 year old male. It started
DR. Mark Only[second opinion] 25 year old male.It started with an eye twitch lower right eye a month ago. That went away after a month. While that was happening I noticed a couple twitches over my bod… read more
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I have some muscle weakness and what appears to be some
I have some muscle weakness and what appears to be some atrophy in my forearms. Tremor in my right hand and inbetween my finger and thumb as well as a fascilation. That muscle is smaller in the hand v… read more
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I'd like to speak with a board certified neurologist
I'd like to speak with a board certified neurologist regarding constant twitching im experiencing in my legs (right more than left)… read more
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I've had muscle twitching for 8 months and I am extremely
I've had muscle twitching for 8 months and I am extremely concerned about ALS … read more
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For almost a month now I've been seeing a neurologist for my
Hi Dr,For almost a month now I've been seeing a neurologist for my leg ache. The right hurts more than the left. Ive had EMG of arms and legs, showed very slight carpal in right wrist and enlarged L5 … read more
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Can someone please review my EMG report and give me any
Can someone please review my EMG report and give me any insight?34 year old female. 22 weeks pregnant. Muscle twitching for 2 weeks and muscle cramps. Muscle and Strength test normal. Bloodwork normal… read more
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I told u last weak My EMG was normal. I saw Dr today and He
Hi Dr Mark, I told u last weak My EMG was normal. I saw Dr today and He said EMG was in fact normal but the MRI of my elbow where I have the atrophy shows ' Patchy edema throughout the ventral muscula… read more
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I had My EMG today the Neurologist did it in both My arms
Hi Dr Mark, I had My EMG today the Neurologist did it in both My arms and neck. She said it was normal. She did not comment on the NCS as that was done by a tech. She did not do My legs. would normal … read more
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Want to ensure you get credited for all of your work.
Want to ensure you get credited for all of your work. Starting another thread about a couple more concerns I have. Please accept this question sir. Thank you.… read more
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Against the analysis of my dr) I decided to have an emg test
Hello...(against the analysis of my dr) I decided to have an emg test conducted tomorrow on both legs and my lower back.Currently I have fascillations in both calves with occasional fascialltuons abov… read more
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DrRussMD
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For the past 5 months (since September) I have had 24/7
For the past 5 months (since September) I have had 24/7 muscle twitching in my calves. I went to my doctor who ran blood (magnesium, B6, B12, thyroid - just about everything that is possible) and noth… read more
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Thanks for the suggestions and information. It sounds like
Thanks for the suggestions and information. It sounds like you do think that an EMG could be given too early and therefore not help rule out ALS? I've received conflicting answers on this. Was hoping … read more
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I have wasting in my vastus lateralus muscle, but have had
I have wasting in my vastus lateralus muscle, but have had 2clean emgs. I am concerned that the drs did not stick the emg needle directly into the section of the muscle that is wasting (a dent in my t… read more
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Do you know of 1. Any other treatments for ALS besides
Hello Do you know of 1. Any other treatments for ALS besides rilutek? 2. Where would you go if it were you for a. Treatment? B. A second opinion, c. What type of treatment alternative or otherwise has… read more
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It all started with tingling in my hands and feets months
It all started with tingling in my hands and feets months ago, which comes and goes. I now have fasiculations all over my body. I have slurred speech, although no one else says they notice it. I sure … read more
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