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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.
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I've been have body spread fasciculations For 8 months now.
I've been have body spread fasciculations For 8 months now. Also the muscle between my thumb and index on left hand is noticeably smaller then my right. I had a emg 4 months ago. It all showed suppose… read more
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Is it possible for a doctor performing a emg to completely
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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
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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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Is this of normal differential in muscle of the hand
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With my ALS question. I was wondering if the start of ALS
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I had another emg which was normal he said. But I'm having
Hi Dr Frank. I had another emg which was normal he said. But I'm having fatigue in legs and arms even walking makes me tired. Also my muscles are tight in my wrist/forearm. Writing is not easy. The ar… read more
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I have a question about hand atrophy and ALS. I am scared (i
Hello i have a question about hand atrophy and ALS. I am scared (i admit i am hypocondriac also) by als since 3 years, ans i noticed what i see as atrophy in the thena muscle of right hand (when hyper… read more
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I have what resembles a trigger thumb. However it is not
I have what resembles a trigger thumb. However it is not painful and it does not pop back into place with a pop or click (what I understand can be typical of trigger fingers). Is there anything else t… read more
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To begin my explanation, you have to know a little bit about
To begin my explanation, you have to know a little bit about myself. In last Febuary, I began to feel fasciculations in my hands, arms and legs. I started thinking what was wrong with me, and I found … read more
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Excuse my letter and my English.In one sentance I can only
Excuse my long letter and my English. In one sentance I can only say I am scared I am dying of ALS. It it is year now since my problems started and it is getting worse. I have a history of health anxi… read more
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What could cause muscle twitches on the same spot in both
What could cause muscle twitches on the same spot in both hands for over a month? PC says could be nerve damage and scheduled EMG after bloodwork came back normal. No weakness, loss of coordination, j… read more
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Twitching thumb with index finger and thumb weakness??
twitching thumb with index finger and thumb weakness?? fingers and thumb lock intermittently some bicep pain… read more
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