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I'm here posting I guess to vent and to hear opinions from
I'm here posting I guess to vent and to hear opinions from others. I've been dealing with this issue for 14 months now So 14 months ago I had a strong twitch for several hours in left forearm. A few w… read more
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I've had fasciculations wide spread for a year and a month
I've had fasciculations wide spread for a year and a month now. Muscle wasting just about everywhere but no clinical weakness. Emg 8 months ago left arm left leg result was ulnar neuropathy mild. July… read more
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Last sept I had my left for arm twitch for a day. It stopped
last sept I had my left for arm twitch for a day. It stopped but a week later I had full body fasciculations and atrophy of left hand inbetween thumb and index. Almost 5 months later I had emg I'd whi… read more
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I have muscle difference in left hand alongside pinky side.
I have muscle difference in left hand alongside pinky side. Idk if it's atrophy or not. When o touch my pinky and ring finger onto my thumb and flex slightly, the side hand muscle twitches uncontrolla… read more
the-good-doctor
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9 months ago I started noticing full body fasciculations and
9 months ago I started noticing full body fasciculations and left hand was loosing some muscle in between thumb and index. I had a emg after 4 months of symptoms on my left side of body and doc said i… read more
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I'm losing muscle mass in my right hand seemingly rapidly.
I'm losing muscle mass in my right hand seemingly rapidly. Alone with fasciculations body wide. My emg 4 months ago showed nothing other then mild ulnar neuropathy. Could the doctor have missed someth… read more
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It's hard to tell in pics but my left hand has a lot less
It's hard to tell in pics but my left hand has a lot less muscle bulk. Even my neurologist said so yet his emg reading showed no abnormality except for extremely low case ulnar neuropathy. He stuck th… read more
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Is it possible for a doctor performing a emg to completely
Is it possible for a doctor performing a emg to completely miss hitting muscle but rather hit skin and tendon, producing a false clean emg? Cause I'm experience progressive muscle loss in my first dor… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
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I have been noticing muscle loss in my left hand along the
I have been noticing muscle loss in my left hand along the knuckles on index finger and thumb also web in between thumb and index. Along with full body fasciculations. I had a emg on whole left side b… read more
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I have full body fasciculations along with this atrophy seen
I have full body fasciculations along with this atrophy seen in left hand. Along the bone that leads to the index finger. I have absolutely no muscle on my left hand but right hand has a substantial a… read more
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I'm noticing muscle loss in between thumb and pointing
I'm noticing muscle loss in between thumb and pointing ginger on left hand. It also at time twitches and I have fasciculations body wide. Does this look and sound like the onset of als?… read more
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Does this atrophy indicate als? The left hand muscle between
Does this atrophy indicate als? The left hand muscle between thumb and index is effected. Also have wide spread fasciculations… read more
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DoctorRaza
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Two months ago I had a emg in my left arm and hand due to
two months ago I had a emg in my left arm and hand due to weakness in my hand. I also have twitching all over body but worst in legs. I'm getting a second emg done again for arm and leg. The ncv showe… read more
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I'm a 24 year old male. For almost three months now I have
I'm a 24 year old white male. For almost three months now I have been having consistent muscle twitching mainly in my legs like my calf's, thighs and butt. Less but some in triceps and now I'm getting… read more
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A couple months ago I had a emg for weakness in my index
A couple months ago I had a emg for weakness in my index finger mainly, well the emg doc said I have ulnar neurothopy which I know can create weakness in pinky and ring finger but not poor omg finger … read more
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I was told through emg that I have ulnar neurothopy but my
I was told through emg that I have ulnar neurothopy but my weakness is my index finger which doesn't fit with ulnar neurothopy. And hand muscle wasting. Should I consider something like als… read more
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How often does als appear with muscle twitching and spasms
How often does als appear with muscle twitching and spasms appearing all over the body. Calf's, thighs, who arm, back, butt, foot, neck.… read more
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I've been have hand weakness, full body twitching, and mild
I've been have hand weakness, full body twitching, and mild muscle atrophy in the hand with weakness. As well as that same arm twitching in tricep. I had a emg of while left arm. Doc said I have ulnar… read more
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