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... wide, random twitching that moves around and is present only at rest points strongly away from ALS. In ALS muscles twitch as a last ditch effort after they have been detached from their nerves due to the motor neurons being damaged. ... (5 replies)
Sound like ALS?
Aug 29, 2014
... and is relentlessly progressive.it is also clinical weakness, measurable by any competent neurologist. Other hallmarks of ALS are pathologically brisk reflexes and muscle wasting. It sounds like you showed none of these on exam by a neurologist, so ALS is very, very unlikely. ... (8 replies)
Sound like ALS?
Aug 29, 2014
... It could be anxiety. It is possible for all the symptoms you describe to be caused by anxiety. The mind is a powerful force. Vitamin D deficiencies can cause muscle weakness and pain. A combination of anxiety and Vit D deficiency seem to explain your symptoms. ... (8 replies)

Sound like ALS?
Aug 28, 2014
... is 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. I brought up ALS and he laughed before I could ask about it and said I don't have it but then again my symptoms weren't as bad, minor legs and arms weakness and twitching thumb. ... (8 replies)
Muscle pain
Aug 6, 2007
... I'm not on any meds. I've been having a lot of problems for about a year. The muscle pain is getting worse. It's mostly on the right side. My arms and legs on both sides hurt with the right side more painful... ... (2 replies)
Muscle pain
Aug 6, 2007
... Hi, I was wondering if "unexplained" muscle pain is a beginning symptom of ALS? ... (2 replies)
... My husband is 38 years old and for the last 10 months he has had been told he may have als then they sent us to some where else they said we dont know then they sent him to another doctor and he said gbs that is what he would guess but he dont no. ... (0 replies)
... I've only just come upon your post. Oh dear I know what you're going through, I've experienced the same symptoms and the same fears. ALS and MS are very common fears of health anxiety sufferers, the reason being twitching, muscle pain,weakness etc are common symptoms of health anxiety. ... (2 replies)
... The thumb is a very common place to get twitches, worrying will only make it worse. Doesn't sound at all like ALS. (3 replies)
... ternet. I was surprised to find so many articles on it. I know that the warning of side effects for these drugs says that in "rare" cases they can cause serious muscle pain and weakness and possible nerve damage. Sounds very similar to ALS. ... (8 replies)
... I am not a specialist but i obsess over ALS with my health too...What you are talking about seems to be either Anxiety related or BFS which anxiety comes along with BFS.. ... (2 replies)
... muscle pain and muscle weakness. Shaky feeling in my arms and legs. Muscle twitching. Sore throat. Each and every day that went by I became more weak or had more muscle pain until I had to give up my daily walks. ... (4 replies)
... infections, is similar to malaria. My case was severe. Hallmark symptoms of it are shortness of breath, heart palpitations, night sweats, muscle pain and weakness, severe headaches. ... (13 replies)
... If you may have ALS, you may want to consider Lyme disease as a possibility. Lyme disease is a multi-system bacterial infection caused from the bite of an infected tick. Lyme disease is the second fastest growing infectious disease in the US after AIDS, and it is the number one vector borne disease. It is in every state, yet little is being done to educate the public and... (13 replies)
... I was having darting with my eyes, I couldn't read more then two sentences at a time, severe fatigue, muscle pain and fatigue, intolerances to alcohol and exercise, severe weight loss...the list goes on forever... ... (5 replies)
... Hi teacher in NoVA. I agree with your husband that you may have Lyme disease. I have Lyme, that is why I was asking you about other symptoms. Lyme disease is a multi-system bacterial infection caused from the bite of an infected tick. Do you ever get night sweats? I don't know if the ankle problem is related. No Lyme test is completely reliable and results can vary by... (3 replies)
Lyme and als
Oct 1, 2005
... Hi airey. I have Lyme disease and have never heard this. Lyme disease is known as the great imitator because its symptoms mimic those of many other diseases including ALS. Many people who have Lyme were first diagnosed with other illnesses such as ALS, MS, CFS, and Fibromyalgia. Do you have Lyme or ALS? My suggestion to anyone diagnosed with the above mentioned diseases... (1 replies)
... I've been expereincing a very weird vibration in my right thigh. I cant see the muscle twitch but I can feel either a pulsation or vibration. At first, I thought my cell phone was vibrating in my pocket but my cell phone wasnt in my pocket. ... (1 replies)
... was normal but they say there were some small motor unit potentials in a variety of muscles and they recorded a cramp discharge from one muscle. I have lots of muscle pain, so I don't know if it's from the fibromyalgia or not. ... (9 replies)
Worried I have ALS
Oct 11, 2003
... been two months now. The anxiety medication that was given to me helped to curb my panick but my spasms have barely gone away. I did a search on fasics and found ALS and since reading the post I also noticed some dull muscle pain in my left hamstring and my wrist joint hurts. ... (2 replies)




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