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... If you are seeing an MS Specialist, your MRI and LP are not specific tests for MS. ... (7 replies)
Right side.
Dec 8, 2014
... Thank you for that clarification. While that could account for the pain and other symptoms, I do not believe that would account for the night sweats. That said, this could be symptom overlap. That is, if you have MS, this could be the cause of the night sweats. ... (17 replies)
... You need to arrange an appointment with an MS Specialist. While there are indeed many MS mimicries, you need a doctor who can provide a definitive answer. ... (3 replies)

Need Advice
Nov 2, 2014
... Welcome! Good on'ya for reaching out. ... (7 replies)
MRI duration
Nov 2, 2014
... A general Neurologist with MS experience could be able to assist you, but I would encourage you to seek out an MS Specialist. The Medical University there in Iowa should be able to help. Your GP is a blessing, I think, too. ... (31 replies)
I'm new
Sep 27, 2014
... You are dealing with known MS mimicries, but you may also have MS as a partner with the other maladies. An MS Specialist should be the one who renders the MS diagnosis and not one who waits for a diagnosis. Most doctors do not have the requisite experience with MS to be able to render a proper diagnosis. ... (10 replies)
... Welcome. Since 1999 is a long journey indeed. During this time frame, have you ever seen an MS Specialist? ... (7 replies)
... e challenges with MS. Especially when someone decides to take on as much as I do. I have to say no to friends and get togethers, in order to conserve my strength for the more important thing in my life. ... (18 replies)
... the MS diagnosis was made through symptoms, etc. and the LP was used to exclude known mimicries. ... (13 replies)
... and received my MS diagnosis. ... (13 replies)
... Until an official diagnosis for whatever the reason, you are always in limbo land. Consider it a blessing to be free from glioma. ... (13 replies)
... sed McDonald Criteria, then I would say "MS". No appointment until Dec 2014 is too long to hang in limbo. I would encourage you to move forward and get another MS Specialist ASAP. Have all your records and images forwarded to the new doctor. You have been wandering in limbo land for far too long, I think. ... (60 replies)
... story started in July when I woke up with severe pain in my big toe that lasted a minute or so. This happened again a couple of nights later. Mild aching ensued for a few weeks when walking. ... (16 replies)
... Thanks for your update. did you see a neurologist or an MS Specialist? ... (37 replies)
... to 35 years. I know a lady who went 35 years without a diagnosis because she went to different doctors and as she was treated, the problems coincidentally went away. ... (2 replies)
... Thank you MSJayhawk! I should elaborate and bit more and tell you that my neurologist specializes in MS and is known to be "one of the best". I greatly value his opinion but he is often tightlipped, although extraordinarily friendly and approachable. ... (60 replies)
... I would encourage you to find an MS Specialist and to avoid a chiropractor. If you have MS, chiropractic care can cause damage or cause symptoms to present or worsen. ... (60 replies)
... I would think that someone who claims to be an MS doctor and blows off the accepted criteria set forth in the Revised McDonald Criteria is doing you a disservice. ... (23 replies)
... The appointment wait to see an MS Specialist can be quite long. If your neuro has worked or is working with MSers, then you will probably be OK. You could ask for him to consult with an MS Specialist or in the absence of a definitive diagnosis, ask for a referral. ... (23 replies)
... You can always check with his office. If he treats MS patients, then you are probably going to be fine. I would keep the first appointment at the very least. ... (5 replies)

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