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... Main symptom is dysphagia. ... (4 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. ... (4 replies)
... the average time from symptom onset to death or permanent ventilation in bulbar ALS is 6 months to 2.5 years. I mention this because being in good health after a year points very strongly away from bulbar ALS. ... (4 replies)

... With ALS, the hallmark symptom is clinical muscle weakness. For bulbar ALS, this typically manifests as weakness of the tongue and occasionally the upper throat muscles. ... (4 replies)
Help please!
Dec 16, 2014
... I can't get the thought of having ALS or MS out of my head. ... (1 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)
Do I have ALS?
May 23, 2009
... Finally, the twitching in ALS patients most times goes unnoticed. This is because the muscle tissue is dead, and they can not feel them. ... (4 replies)
... Numbness is not the ALS symptom. ... (1 replies)
... have a shooting pain that comes out of the blue many times a day. On top of all of this, my neck has been hurting really bad, and I am hoping that it is not an ALS symptom because I have read that people with ALS can find it difficult to hold their head up. I am really scared to death. ... (6 replies)
Weird Symptom?
Nov 20, 2006
... i'm feeling that lately without doing that. Is this an ALS symptom? ... (2 replies)
... Yes, it doesn't sound at all like ALS. Pain is not a presenting symptom nor are other sensory things like pinches. Widespread twitching without any signs of clinical weakness or atrophy strongly points away from ALS as well. ... (2 replies)
... Pain is not a symptom of ALS. Whatever is wrong with you, it is not this. ... (2 replies)
Symptom Questions
Dec 30, 2013
... Does this sound like ALS to anyone else? ... (1 replies)
... My grandfather, 'Papa' was diagnosed with nueropathy approx 8 years ago. He had been dealing pretty well up until this year. In Sept 2012, he lost his wife. (my Nana) Since then, he hasn't had the will to live. He was able to live by himself up until about 2 1/2 months ago when he became so weak that he couldn't get around very well by himself. He was admitted to the... (0 replies)
... I am also scared I have ALS. I have read that the initial symptom presentation can be quite different. I have read that sometimes it will present as weakness in one area or limb. ... (1 replies)
Is this ALS/MND?
Jun 21, 2012
... rica website to see if you have any others. I would see a rheumatologist for testing, as the testing will be more thorough than what a PCP usually does. The only symptom you mention that seems to not fit particularly is the hand tremor. ... (1 replies)
Worried about ALS
Mar 23, 2012
... Is eyelid twitching a common symptom of ALS? ... (0 replies)
... My first symptom that i got was after i was recovering from pneumonia back in July. ... (6 replies)
Is this als ?
Sep 28, 2011
... Hello and sorry to hear you're going through these awful symptoms. My brother was diagnosed with ALS and fought that evil disease for 4yrs and 4 months before it took his life. He left behind a wife and a 16 yr old son on top of his mother, brothers and sisters. ... (3 replies)
... I posted the following posting on the stroke site, but due to my 1st cousin having similar...are there any similaritiesto ALS in the symptoms ? ... (2 replies)


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