I am feeling really weakness in my joints and i feel pain in my knees
My face,mouth and jaw gets stiff and tight for hours. Lay downing helps sometimes
I feel weak
I don't get hungry that much even after 12 hours of not eating or drinking anything (4 replies)
same burning/chills and tingling in feet
pain in my leg and sometimes both legs, around joints and calf but sometimes in thighs too
I had pain in arms and tingling feeling in my hands,
My hands were also shaking
I had pain and stiffness in my shoulders
I had stiffness in my face, sometimes on the face, other times around mouth and neck and even forehead ... (4 replies)
... on 1/3/15 i had these symptoms:
my feet get burning sensation
than there are other times my feet feel cold
Sometimes i feel like my feet or toes in general are numb
my legs hurt, around my joints and lower leg and even my thighs(no cramping just pain)
my arms also hurt
my hands feel numb, more going into my fingers
my lips feel stiff and numb (4 replies)
... I thought I would provide an update on my situation.
Because my symptoms were persisting and getting worse, especially the shoulder blade numbness/pain with fasciculation's in the left arm. I decided to return to the neurologist. She performed another MRI and Cat Scan with dye which indicated that the C5/C6 artificial disc was placed correctly. She performed some basic... (2 replies)
... The pain and discomfort you mention is not found as a presenting symptom in ALS unless it is associated with severe cramping due to upper motor neuron involvement which doesn't sound like the case for you. ... (6 replies)
... Yes, it doesn't sound at all like ALS. Pain is not a presenting symptom nor are other sensory things like pinches. ... (2 replies)
... The only thing that even vaguely evokes thoughts of ALS in your story is the gait disturbance. In ALS, however, the disturbance is due to muscle weakness that your neurologist would have easily found. ... (2 replies)
... C7 and the resulting disc fusion surgery was very successful. The pain and numbness I had in my left arm was almost immediately relieved. Awesome! ... (2 replies)
... Pain is not a symptom of ALS. Whatever is wrong with you, it is not this. Cheers, Sera (2 replies)
... So the last two months I've experienced weird pain in my bones and muscles. Then a widespread twitches everywhere in my body!!! I don't really feel weak but my bones, joints and muscles are killing me!!!!! ... (2 replies)
... as chuck just mentioned, muscles melt away with als, i was a gym rat and my biceps are now like jello. try to find an als center in your town, here in ny there are many. ... (8 replies)
... 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)
... On ALS boards they keep saying ALS weakness is not being able to pick up something, not just feeling weak. Is this true? ... (8 replies)
... ALS is a disease of exclusion, i had 50 different tests before my als diagnosis last october. ... (8 replies)
... ALS is a disease of the motor neurons, sensory issues such as pain are typically not a part of the picture. Also, frequent bladder and eyesight issues are not symptoms of ALS, so your problem does not seem to be ALS. ... (8 replies)
... 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)
... I was wondering is it common for someone with als to have muscle cramps that are very painful at times? ... (0 replies)
... None of these are signs or symptoms of ALS. There is no pain involved with ALS symptoms, merely a gradual onset of weakness in one hand or foot. ... (3 replies)
... Do these symptoms sound like ALS or am I being paranoid? ... (3 replies)
... Symptoms... some of them happened a few years back, but didnt think anything of them at the time.
1. went thru about 2 weeks of excess saliva, then it went away.
2. Weird muscle twitch in my tongue, but never thought much of it.
3. Weak feeling, kinda jittery/shaky and I have to sit down.
4. This past august, went to my car, and my hand slipped off the keys, and I... (2 replies)