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... Ok I have had a clinical exam done by very skilled neurologist, no signs of ALS. Went to ER with problems of swallowing and neck weakness, saw another Neurologist, she said no signs of ALS. ... (8 replies)
... My mothers doctor has given her sleep aids and nothing helps..i know in the end stages they have terrible nightmares and muscle spasams but my mom fell in early sept. and has a spinal injury, she is totally paralized from the chest down. ... (17 replies)

... research, and came to the understanding that ALS begins in "1" limb, usually in a foot or a hand. Dropping things or dragging a foot or tripping are early signs. Bulbar onset presents in the tongue, throat, or breathing. ... (2 replies)
... She has the bulbar form and her speech slurring was the first symptom. She was diagnosed early due to the family history. We pretty much knew what it was right away. ... (0 replies)
... Hey Yall Im new to the board I need some questions answered -My father died of ALS-at the age of 74- Iam 45- male -white- I have severe pain in left shoulder area (rhamboids-teres-trapezius- top of deltoid)that radiates down through my left arm-affecting pinky and ring finger(slightly stiff at the moment)-i have burning and cold sensations in same areas. pain goes through... (1 replies)
... neck. The pain was so intense and she could get no relief. I believe she had her first signs in 1994 and she died in October 2000. At work, her right arm became completely paralyzed. Her symptoms came on more slowly than of the others who have posted. ... (6 replies)
... I am a 23 year old female and I'll admit, a bit of a hypochondriac. I've had a few symptoms over the past months that disturb me and worry that it's possible they are ALS. About 7 months ago I began experiencing tingling and numbness in my right foot which occasionally spread up my lower leg (never above the knee). I had been doing a considerable amount of walking (5+... (3 replies)
... I'm sorry to here that your family is going through all this. I have had 3 family members die from ALS and now my aunt is showing symptoms of this nasty, heart breaking disease. ... (6 replies)
... HI! all, It has been awhile since I posted here, although I continue to read all the post. I am doing well, My ALS is still progressing slowly in my upper extremities, arms and shoulders. ... (2 replies)
Apr 29, 2015
... In certain cases ALS can present early with upper motor neuron signs such as hyperactive reflexes, babinsky or Hoffmann's signs and spasticity. Spasticity and other UMN signs can only be verified in a clinical exam by a neurologist or other qualified physician. ... (1 replies)
... reenervation". You only exhibit one of those, that is signs of chronic denervation. By widespread, they mean across at least two of the bulbar, cervical, thoracic and lumbar areas. ... (9 replies)
... Your symptoms sound nothing like ALS to me. Although not impossible for a 24yo to get ALS it is almost vanishingly rare. Stress and anxiety will definitely cause the pins and needles feeling as well as the lump in the throat feeling. ... (1 replies)
... PCP is saying fibro Today went to the ER and he said he had never seen a tongue pulsing before maybe MS By reading up on a ALS dx it seems as if I have all the symptoms that are early signs. ... (2 replies)
... Before I begin, I want to let everyone out there who is dealing with ALS that you are in my thoughts and prayers. ... (4 replies)
... and I was sent home, being told that it might be the early signs of MS. ... (5 replies)
... these are also early signs of lyme like als. i have an als dx and a lyme dx and since thay have nothing to offer for als i will gladly aggressivly treat the lyme disease. ... (6 replies)
... I have been experiencing pain in my right forearm for the past year. I lift weights regularly and I don't have any noticeable signs of weakness. I took a few weeks off from lifting and the pain lessened, but it comes right back when I lift. ... (2 replies)

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