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VikingLady
Jan 27, 2016
... am female, 71, reasonably healthy for my age. My 3rd and 4th neurologists have diagnosed me with probable bulbar onset ALS. Last neurologist is a specialist in ALS diagnosis and treatment in Lexington KY. ... (0 replies)
... Still not ALS. EMG clean by neuromuscular specialist. I think you are in the clear. ... (40 replies)
... I'm also cramp in my hands and arms to.. (40 replies)

... I had a emg a couple months ago on my left calf and thigh done by a neuromuscular specialist and said it was clean he didn't give any more details other than it was clean. ... (40 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 10, 2015
... Get a copy of your clinical and emg examination results when you meet with your doctors next. ... (5 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 9, 2015
... Typically the EMG is done by the neurologist and the NCV done by a technician. ... (5 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 9, 2015
... James, Thank you for your kindness. I have seen 2 neurologists (one at the hospital while I was there for 4 days and 1 briefly yesterday that conducted the EMG/NCS). I do know the tests showed abnormalities but I am waiting for my appt with my dr that ordered the tests for further information. One thing that seemed odd was while doing the Nerve Conduction Study in... (5 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 8, 2015
... I am sorry you are going through this situation. As you have mentioned, there is no definitive test for ALS. Also as you mentioned, a 32 year old female with ALS would be almost unheard of. I know that does not put your mind at ease, but just mentioning it. ... (5 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 7, 2015
... b vitamin deficiency but it was 375 and she likes to see it around 500. I had a spinal tap last night and she said it looked "pretty normal". She has ordered an EMG and it will be at 8am tomorrow. ... (5 replies)
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Dec 28, 2015
... That's awesome news tim I really happy it's not ALS I wish I could say the same (42 replies)
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Dec 28, 2015
... r in November. This was my first visit with her. She gave me an hour long physical exam. Afterward she said I do not have ALS. At that point I told her about the EMG I had a few weeks earlier. She then questioned what doctor had given it and dismissed it. ... (42 replies)
... I have seen two general neurologists that told me nothing serious, but did not offer a diagnosis. Both of them said no need to take another EMG and no need to see a neuromuscular doctor. I did however and was given an EMG that was abnormal. ... (10 replies)
... As you have probably read, all the sensory symptoms point away from ALS. ALS is about failing, not feeling. Typically it presents by suddenly not being able to perform a simple task such as turning a key. ... (10 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
... ok..i had an emg done about 2months ago...restults are... ... (7 replies)
... Good idea. EMG will tell you a whole lot. ... (18 replies)
... Had blood work done. It's alright. Low vitamin D. Go in for an MRI tomorrow. EMG in a couple weeks. ... (18 replies)
... You're hip could simply be out of place. Trust me..if you had ALS...you're neuro would know. Get an EMG for peace at mind. You're fine buddy...relax. I would say an allergist next. ... (40 replies)
... Nope. If u stiill find yourself questioning yourself then get an EMG. It is not necessary though, you don't have ALS. Good luck, James (40 replies)




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