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... EMG would be positive if ALS by this time. Got to be something else othr than ALS. ... (62 replies)
Update ...
Aug 4, 2015
... James Hope you are getting better Olifants (1 replies)
Have I got als??
Jul 2, 2015
... The apparently clean EMG, long timeframe, and sensory symptoms such as pain and tingling makes ALS extremely unlikely. ... (4 replies)

ALS? Very Scared
Jul 1, 2015
... him if it could be ALS. He laughed and said, "I'll check for that..but your exam was normal and nothing stuck out. It's not very likely. " He said patients with ALS typically get pains later as the disease progresses. He ordered an MRI of my lower back and an EMG. I feel like I'm living in fear. I can walk.. ... (5 replies)
Als symptoms?
Jun 23, 2015
... Hi Im not a dr but also now laying in hospital also with lot of anxiaty Had tests this week emg test clear got a lot of faciscalations blood show somthing in muscles that is to high had a lumber punch today Neuro does not say much I very worried. Know how you feel I also did not git replies so that is why I reply Your symptoms different than mine I waited to long make a... (2 replies)
Have I got als??
Jun 13, 2015
... ace started to droop slightly, so I went to my doctors and he sent me to see a consultant at a neurology department, It was here I was told I didn't need another emg and that I have health anxiety! ... (4 replies)
Update ...
Jul 25, 2015
... NCV and no clinical signs at all that just not gonna be ALS. She worked in ALS clinic w leading ALS Dr. in Houston so gonna put faith in her. ... (1 replies)
... If u have had a recent EMG then goes directly opposite of it. Basically my Dr. who sees a lot of ALS said of 100's of ALS patients just never happens with a normal EMG. ... (62 replies)
... She went thru my clinical and emg again and said no ALS. ... (62 replies)
... In a way i almost feel guilty that i wasn't diagnosed with ALS which is really a sick feeling. But going to live every day the way. Every day counting myself as lucky. ... (20 replies)
... Well it's great that you've been cleared of ALS or MS. Did you go to Baylor perchance? ... (20 replies)
... I had her go through EMG w me. She said all of the ALS markers clean. Explained it all. I left w copy of it and mri's. ... (20 replies)
... Any comments would be greatly appreciated. Had a "normal" emg four weeks ago but at that time did not have cramps. ... (20 replies)
... Will get a copy of my EMG reports. The neurologist that did them does EMG's and nothing else. When he was done he said ok it is normal. ... (20 replies)
... I don't understand the distinction between a clean EMG and a normal one. Did you get a report with the EMG? ... (20 replies)
... EMG which is the gold standard test for ALS only shows a specific type of damage to the nerves that, if present, may suggest ALS. ... (20 replies)
... Some people with ALS experience these things but not in higher concentrations than the general population. The reason is that ALS kills motor neurons in the brain and upper spinal tract. This means they are not available to send signals to the muscles. ... (2 replies)
... Just think EMG would not be normal any longer. I do not have atrophy, but twitching all over n cramps. She said clean EMG almost certainly not ALS. ... (62 replies)
... I would think ALS this many years after first symptoms would undoubtedly show inmistakesble proof on EMG. Very interesting about heavy metals. ... (62 replies)
... i did more research i realized it is very tough, but can be managed in most cases. Then my stinking neurologist said how everyone that walks in thinks they have ALS or MS. Then it put it in my mind. ... (20 replies)

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