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... your husband are going thru this time. My husband was also diagnosed with ALS, bulbar onset and we believe he has had the disease for 2 yrs or so. ... (6 replies)
... With ALS, the hallmark symptom is clinical muscle weakness. For bulbar ALS, this typically manifests as weakness of the tongue and occasionally the upper throat muscles. ... (10 replies)
... I don't know how old you are but you do need to have these symptoms checked. There are a number of diseases that mimic ALS. ... (3 replies)

... The Bulbar form of ALS is very rare. My husband was diagnosed a little over 2 years ago. He lost his voice last year and gradually the use of his right hand and arm. ... (6 replies)
... hi . yes the bulbar is MUCH faster. my dad was diagnosed last may with als. he died january 1, 2008. his health fell quickly. we noticed daily changes in his ability to function. ... (2 replies)
... It's seems like to me!!!! I was dianoised in sept, but couldn't talk since may. I went to a ent first,then to a neurogoist, and my left leg and left hands hurts. I am know wearing a thing on my leg. I am on oxygen at night. I am working out of baylor in texas. (1 replies)
... symptoms of ALS. Her neurologist is sending her to an ALS specialist to confirm his suspicions. If she has bulbar onset, is that a faster progressing form of ALS? ... (1 replies)
... mom has been having slurred speech, swallowing and some walking difficulties. She went to see a neurologist a few weeks ago and he suspects ALS. She will see an ALS specialist next week. My question is, if she has bulbar onset ALS, is that a more aggressive form of the disease? ... (2 replies)
... ligament disease from the muscle test. I don't think I have myasthenia gravis because it wasn't found in my blood work and I don't have the eye symptoms and other things like the improvement you get when your muscles are at rest. My weakness stays the same, if not worse, as the day progresses. ... (9 replies)
... Hi. Just to inform you about the drooling and swallowing diffeculities that come along with ALS. Those symptoms usually happen in people diganosed with the bulbar onset. Sometimes you will get those symptoms "later" in the disease if you were diagnosed with Linb onset ALS. ... (2 replies)
... That said, my son has MND and his symptoms are nothing at all like yours. Mentally he is sharp, tho depressed, he never had any memory or cognitive problems. ... (13 replies)
... This certainly doesn't sound like a classic presentation of bulbar als especially given the timeframe but it does sound like something is going on. ... (10 replies)
... In the context of ALS, isolated pharyngeal swallowing issues wouldn't be the normal presentation of bulbar ALS as it usually starts with tongue weakness. ... (10 replies)
... the average time from symptom onset to death or permanent ventilation in bulbar ALS is 6 months to 2.5 years. I mention this because being in good health after a year points very strongly away from bulbar ALS. ... (10 replies)
... The something in the throat feeling is not associated with ALS but is common in GERD and other reflux related diseases and can even be felt with anxiety. ... (4 replies)
... how does bulbar onset in throat feels or starts? ... (4 replies)
... Over what period of time did the symptoms you mentioned develop? ... (3 replies)
... percent of all ALS patients. I am specifically interested in rate of decline in pulmonary symptoms and invasive ventilatory experiences from patient and caregivers. ... (0 replies)
... all along the front of my throat is the beginning of bulbar symptoms. ... (0 replies)
... earing people's stories I went into panic mode. By the way, I'm only 26 years old and I have always been healthy up to this point. Also, I read somewhere that bulbar onset symptoms almost ALWAYS start out with speech difficulties first. I don't know if I mentioned in the previous post but this all came on sudden as well. ... (2 replies)




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