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Help please!
Dec 17, 2014
... Well, ALS is a rare disease and for people under 30 it is almost vanishingly rare. You are more likely to get hit by a meteor than have ALS at age 27. ... (1 replies)
Do I Have ALS?
Sep 19, 2014
... I'm not sure what led you to believe you have ALS but nothing in your described symptoms sounds like it. ... (5 replies)
... That sort of "lactic acid" exhaustion "weakness" is not typical of the weakness seen in ALS. In ALS, the nerve just stops talking to the muscle and the muscle no longer works at all. ... (2 replies)

Very nervous
Nov 14, 2014
... There are roughly 30000 people in the US that have ALS at any one time. Of those, approximately 15 are less than 25 years old, so it is almost vanishingly rare at your age. ... (3 replies)
... Thank you so much chuckstr you sound so much like a expert i really appreciate it the time you took to reply but also i just wanted to add im seeing the nuerologist wich i sake a second opinion from a month ago wich he told me i have no chance of mnd im seeing him tuesday cause he wants the first neurologist i seen that performed the emg nov 11th he wants to c the emg readings... (6 replies)
... 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)
... Remember ALS does not come and go, even at rest. You're muscle twitching doesn't sound like ALS related muscle twitching. My moms twitching looked like little creepy crawlies under her skin AND she could NOT feel them. ... (6 replies)
... Is it ALS or Anxiety or BFS? ... (11 replies)
ALS symptoms?
Jun 19, 2008
... NO.... it's NOT ALS. Muscle twitching happens to the majority of people at one time or another. What you are experiencing is common. Rest assured!! ... (1 replies)
... ever of having ALS. I went thru this same ALS scare about 2 years ago. I had months of violent muscle twitching in legs, calves, biceps, etc., and I too searched the internet for symptoms and found ALS!! ... (2 replies)
... d the symptom on the web and ALS came up and scared me too death. ... (2 replies)
... mation I can found from here after reading posts from this board and Ilike to get some comment more about ALS's symptom. So in the initial stages of ALS, do the muscle twitching come and go.. or it is an ongoing thing? ... (2 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)
... For the past week, I have been getting shakiness and a twitching thumb in my left hand. ... (0 replies)
... Hello so my husband was diagnosed with als about 6 months ago. we had been seeing doctors for an apparent balance issue due to an irregular gaited walk. Then came muscle twitching and muscle spasms. ... (5 replies)
... I am in the study to biomarkers in the blood. So far the blood study does not give a cause alarm. Only EMG and weakness is the two indicators you have ALS. Twitching does not belong only to ALS. ... (1 replies)
... I have a neurologist appointment in 3 weeks. I have had a lot of blood work done with nothing really showing. I am worried it could be something serious such as ALS or MS, or some other disease. ... (1 replies)
... I have had muscle twitching in my left thigh for about a year, although it has become a bit less frequent. ... (0 replies)
... Ok I am a 17 year old male. A month ago I got this twitch in my right foot. The twitching started after I began to exercise after about a year of no physical activity. ... (0 replies)
... I have a scheduled EMG test tomorrow. I am very concerned. My symptoms seem to match ALS to the T. I have extreme fatigue in my legs and arms, especially in the morning. This had been going on for about a year and a half. ... (1 replies)


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