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... For the past year I've experienced a lot of atrophy in my left quad muscle. There's a 10 cm difference between my right and left quad muscles. ... (1 replies)
... larger in size than my left hand. IT was very bothersome. ... (1 replies)
... though my grandmother did die of some sort of dimensia when she was in her upper 70s. ... (2 replies)

... the nerves are functioning and working properly. They can look at the mylon sheath aroudn the nerves. With MS, the sheath wears away. With ALS, the sheath stays in tact but the nerve cells under the sheath die. it is very unlikely that yu have it. ... (1 replies)
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Jun 16, 2017
... My leg feel stiff especially whe I get up after a long sit. ... (58 replies)
... Left leg foot still getting tired when waking and can feel my hips also... ... (123 replies)
... Holidays were fine enjoyed it Also holding on here Battle with left leg man and the atrophy bothering me Going to take daughter to university on Friday finished school last year Are you fasciculations heavy and continious? Do you have and notice more atrophy Be good (123 replies)
... James I was worried about you but believe you are enjoying the holidays. Staing with my mom she had a hip replacement as my brother and his family is i maritious for holiday they coming back tomorrow Will meet with my wife and daugter tomorrow they sleep over at my mom tomorrow on their way to the kruger national park for five days. So we meet up for 1 knight then I will go... (123 replies)
... Glad to hear from you and that you are better!!! Not good here twitcing all over and atrophy all over left leg getting very tierd and is dumb shoulders back and chest Am going to prof baker's rooms now he want more tests before I see him not knowing when Really not looking good But we go on You must come over for fishing tiger and a hunting trip here that we can forget... (123 replies)
... I must test that again in a month time then he will see if he must do a biopsy on muscle... ... (123 replies)
Apr 29, 2015
... functional weakness. This manifests most commonly as the inability to turn locks or button shirts or tripping due to muscles in the lower leg no longer supporting the foot. ... (1 replies)
... Hey chuckstr im back from my nuerolgist i talk to him still about my concerns and fears of als and he said this is the 3rd time i been to see him and everytime i see him my clinical exam is perfect no brisk reflexes , no clinical weakness ,no atrophy ,and we talked about my emg that he never recieved because the nuerologist that performed the emg and that whole place are very... (10 replies)
... I have had some perceived weakness and burning in this right shoulder as well. ... (1 replies)
... Okay guys, here's what's been going on. Two months ago, I was sitting in class and I had a full blown panic attack for no reason. It subsided within an hour or so, and I was fine for the rest of the day. ... (7 replies)
... Thanks for taking the time to read my post. Im very scared and alone. I would love to get your opinions on this. I make it in chronological order. ... (9 replies)
Abnormal emg
Jan 11, 2008
... dle testing done on both of my legs and part of my back today and i am a little confused about the results...the Doctor performing the tests said that i had some atrophy in my left leg and neuropathy... ... (1 replies)
Checking symptoms
Nov 28, 2006
... ttle twitching. Right seems to be a little worse. Fingers on right hand tend to be a little sluggish intermittently. Then there is my right leg. I think there is atrophy in my right buttocks and quadriceps. Can't tell entirely. Some cramping in buttocks and and calf intermittently. NO problems with right foot. ... (0 replies)
... Cramer - you need to relax. You mentioned your age and life is just beginning for you. I have PLS - and has disabled me within the last 4 years. I'm always positive and I feel wonderful. It's all about how you handle things. I suggest that you find a different doctor and get a second option. If a new doctor tells you that you don't have ALS - then get on with life and... (5 replies)
... ho are afraid of it, but Sometimes when we are worried about a situation that we feel we can not face, we will develop physical symptoms that will actually occur in places that describe what is going on. ... (5 replies)
... You know from reading your post you sound like me to a tee. Except for my percieved weakness is in my leg. It comes and goes and I go around sprinting up the stairs and walking on my toes and heels. ... (5 replies)

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