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... I've been evaluated by an MS and ALS neuro, 2 swallowing studies which show slight nasal regurgitation, a clean EMG and brain MRI. All blood tests for MG and everything else is negative. No other weakness or abnormal neuro exam results. ... (0 replies)
... As I am sure you know, a "clean" EMG almost ensures that the underlying cause is not ALS. Four years with very little progression not exactly how it goes for ALS. ... (18 replies)
Have I got als??
Jul 2, 2015
... The apparently clean EMG, long timeframe, and sensory symptoms such as pain and tingling makes ALS extremely unlikely. ... (4 replies)

... Bulbar means the top of the brain is causing the first symptoms. EMG would show if you had Bulbar ALS because it effects the motor skills. ... (6 replies)
... Since i had a clean EMG of my right leg and right arm...Is that a indication of no Bulbar ALS as well? ... (6 replies)
... well he has told me that he is going to do a repeat EMG soon even thou the first one was fine and i had clinical weakness in my legs and arm then but it is just getting worse. ... (14 replies)
Als symtoms
Mar 12, 2007
... i have had twithing all over for about 3 months and problems swallowing salavi for 2 months.clean emg after 2 months and a abnormal ncv test which showed slowed conduction of motor nerves. ... (3 replies)
ALS fears.
Dec 14, 2006
... old male who has had symptoms of muscle twitching and perceived weakness since September. On November 9th I had a neurological exam and EMG. Both the exam and EMG were absolutely clean. My neurologist gave me a diagnosis of Benign Fasiculations. ... (2 replies)
... tarted feeling weakness in my right hand and I immediately assumed als. It ruined my summer last year. About 3 months later I went to a neurologist and he did an emg which was clean. So I got over it and lived my life for a year however recently I feel as if my symptoms have progressed. ... (4 replies)
... My first EMG was 18 months ago and clean. I had one 6 months later by another doctor and the results showed many fasciculations. I never got a copy of the report. ... (18 replies)
22 year old ALS?
Jun 17, 2016
... Thank you james, I just had the MRI and EMG done and I'm glad to say that everything was clean as you said. I'm totally suroprised how everything came out because I was almost certain it was that. ... (9 replies)
... Still not ALS. EMG clean by neuromuscular specialist. I think you are in the clear. ... (40 replies)
... I'm also cramp in my hands and arms to.. (40 replies)
... I had a emg a couple months ago on my left calf and thigh done by a neuromuscular specialist and said it was clean he didn't give any more details other than it was clean. ... (40 replies)
ALS Scare
Dec 8, 2015
... I am sorry you are going through this situation. As you have mentioned, there is no definitive test for ALS. Also as you mentioned, a 32 year old female with ALS would be almost unheard of. I know that does not put your mind at ease, but just mentioning it. ... (5 replies)
... As you have probably read, all the sensory symptoms point away from ALS. ALS is about failing, not feeling. Typically it presents by suddenly not being able to perform a simple task such as turning a key. ... (10 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
Update ...
Oct 27, 2015
... Did you tKs any medication. Or vaccine to set this off? Or just one day it all started? (42 replies)
Update ...
Oct 26, 2015
... Actually diagnosed w neuropathy in June after clean emg. Then same in Sept from two neurologists. I even asked them and said another emg not necessary. ... (42 replies)


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