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... ves i guess and i think if i had als i would of had some clinicall weakness by now since its been a year almost since my first symptoms that made me belive i had als so ya i also wana go back to work since i havent worked since last july im only 28i wna get my life back on trqck .... ... (11 replies)
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... Hey chuckstr im back from my nuerolgist i talk to him still about my concerns and fears of als and he said this is the 3rd time i been to see him and everytime i see him my clinical exam is perfect no brisk reflexes , no clinical weakness ,no atrophy ,and we talked about my emg that he never recieved because the nuerologist that performed the emg and that whole place are very... (11 replies)

... The only think that keeps me thinkin i dont have als is my age 28 and after 7 months of my smptom onset i have no strength changes i seem to be getting stronger or the Same as i always have been and even like u said changes in the motor nuerons happen before weakness but im sure i would of had some sort of clinical weakness , and i obvious have no umn problems with 2... (9 replies)
... I would definitely go to your follow up appointment with the new neurologist. They should be able to get clarity on your old emg results and any symptoms your are experiencing. ... (9 replies)
... n case i do have it to try and slow progression when i dont even know if i do have it and also im scared to get a job cause im scared if i do it will progress my als thats how i think when i dont even know if i have it sorry if im rambling ,SO CHUCKSTR DO YOU THINK I HAVE ALS OR SHOULD I JUST MOVE ON WITH MY LIFE ? ... (9 replies)
... Yes, an EMG can only diagnose LMN involvement. ... (9 replies)
... is it true that the emg can only diagnose lmn signs and not umn signs and only the clinicalexam can see if there is umn signs wich are babinski , hyperflexia , spascisty ? ... (9 replies)
... Neurogenic changes can happen before significant weakness. Weakness in ALS never gets better, however, so the fact that your left leg feels better and your arm is as strong as it is points strongly away from ALS. ... (9 replies)
... I chuckstr i dont know if you remember me i wrote a thread on here nov 14th my name is brandonfig im the one that had the abnormal emg with the nuerologist that did the emg only telling me that i had 2 muscles that showed minimal irratation and the defenition for minimal Is the least possible so i guess your wondering why iam on here again well to give you a update on my... (9 replies)
... ok..i had an emg done about 2months ago...restults are... ... (7 replies)
Abnormal EMG
Jan 18, 2015
... Normally, the way it works for EMG is the neurologist will have a plan of the muscles they intend to test. ... (5 replies)
Abnormal EMG
Jan 17, 2015
... ted above the elbow level he mentioned that it was normal everything went abnormal once he started testing below the elbow. Am I correct to assume that if it was ALS it would have been abnormal above the elbow as well? ... (5 replies)
... She showed me the numbers the columns that indicate als were normal she stated that this is not als by this test which makes me Think I caught it early . She says it's still reversable And it is outside of nerve . ... (9 replies)
Abnormal EMG
Jan 17, 2015
... ometimes trauma etc, and peripheral neuropathies such as seen in carpal tunnel syndrome, diabetes etc. These are generally normal in motor neuron disease such as ALS until late in the disease course where the absence of motor neurons causes decrease in the motor amplitude. ... (5 replies)
Abnormal EMG
Jan 17, 2015
... w abnormal muscles. He told me that be had noted ulnar and median nerve damage. I had an elbow injury and surgery 7 years ago. I asked if the damage shown on the EMG was from that. He said that the EMG notes nerve damage but not where it stems from. ... (5 replies)
... t's own isn't necessarily significant of anything. Fibrillations couples with positive sharp waves are indicative of acute denervation. Do you have a copy of the EMG with the muscle report on it? ... (9 replies)
... Hi Chuck I went back for a second emg amd the nerve damage has increased it shows muscle irriation this time. She said no als . but of course im still twitching. Im a wreck. starting iv abx and Ivig . Hope the lyme is killed off and this is not what I think. ... (9 replies)
... NCV done the first part of November at KU Med Center in KC by the head of the ALS clinic there. The EMG was normal except for fasciculations consistent with BCFS. I had a question about the clinical exam that was performed. ... (2 replies)
... Overall, if this were an ALS study you would see signs of ongoing denervation and you'd see changes across more than one nerve. ... (9 replies)

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