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... I have been having some issues over the last few years that have been building to almost a panic in my head. My story... I had a disc herniation 6 years ago at C6/C7 and the resulting disc fusion surgery was very successful. The pain and numbness I had in my left arm was almost immediately relieved. Awesome! About 2.5 years ago I started having walking balance type... (1 replies)
... It really doesnt sound like ALS as you are really too young and ALS is more or less gradual onset and progresses a little slower than what you explain. ... (7 replies)
... So I ended up getting a brain MRI done to see if there was a tumor. Thankfully it came back normal. After that came normal i was sent to a nuerologist. ... (6 replies)

... ggest asking about MS. If you are heat sensitive, have tingling and numbness, eye issues and twitching, it could be MS. A good MS doctor could tell you if your brain lesions are from migraines or MS. Also, you can have MS and not have lesions show up for awhile. ... (2 replies)
... Thanks for the feedback. ALS is such a terrible disease and it is overwhelming to think about. ... (3 replies)
... had weakness, muscle fasciculations and muscle atrophy. With MS, numbness and tingling are common. There are MANY neurological disorders. MS may not show on a MRI right away. You should have a cervical spine MRI in addition to a brain MRI. Make sure they do the test with and without contrast. ... (3 replies)
... I then felt light headed again 15 months later and then 6 months ago I had a Brain CT scan followed by a Brain MRI all again turned out clear. ... (5 replies)
... We are changing to the MS board. The brain MRI showed lesions thus ruling out ALS. Good Luck to all of you on this board. Healthy thoughts and small goals are keys to quality of life! ... (2 replies)
... She has a brain MRI tomorrow. What other test were the most useful in getting a definite dx? ... (2 replies)
... During the past two months I have been experiencing what feels like als symptoms, such as foot and leg cramps, easily fatigued leg muscles. ... (2 replies)
... gan in August and were triggered, evidentally, by what I have come to find out was Mycoplasma Pneumonia. The pneumonia is gone, but the anxiety of thinking I had ALS or MS before I was treated for the pneumonia caused anxiety, which in turn kicked in the twitches. ... (14 replies)
... Here is an update ... My husband had his brain MRI and his spine MRI this Tuesday. ... (14 replies)
... I was diagnosed with ALS 1 year after I noticed any problem. ... (14 replies)
Sound like ALS?
Aug 28, 2014
... I went to the doctor for this twice, first time I seen a neurologists who gave me an MRI of my brain and spine, because I was worried about MS and everything came back fine. ... (8 replies)
... I have had blood tests, a CAT scan, MRI with contrast and without of my brain and a carotid artery test as well as an EMG. They have diagnosed me with ALS. The only symptoms that I have are speech and swallowing issues. ... (2 replies)
Symptom Questions
Dec 30, 2013
... Since then a Brain MRI came back normal, so no MS, no tumors, no other brain issues. ... (1 replies)
... Hello so my husband was diagnosed with als about 6 months ago. we had been seeing doctors for an apparent balance issue due to an irregular gaited walk. Then came muscle twitching and muscle spasms. ... (5 replies)
... new neurologist back to back. I am very happy that I do not have ALS!! I am lost to where I go now. I was diagnosed by a neurosurgeon and a primary care doc with ALS because of MRI and symptoms prior to EMG and was not going to accept the diagnoses so I went for a second opinion. Now I am completely lost. ... (5 replies)
New here ALS?
Aug 2, 2011
... Hello, I've been having problems for year and 1/2 symtoms: 1st muscle cramping, stiffness, all on left leg, then arm, hand. Also back stiffness and unabe to relax muscles. Now I have "footdrop" and can bearly move my leg upward from laying down position or standing. I dropthings frequently and have a hard time with just about any fine motor functions. a bit off balance... (1 replies)
... I posted the following posting on the stroke site, but due to my 1st cousin having similar...are there any similaritiesto ALS in the symptoms ? ... (2 replies)


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