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... As to the stress of limbo land, for me the diagnosis brought relief because I could "know my foe". When you do not know what you are battling, you have very little defense let alone any offense. ... (11 replies)
Do I have MS?
Jun 4, 2015
... A doctor who relies upon the MRI solely for a diagnosis would be doing you a great disservice. ... (5 replies)
... be troubled. Panic and anxiety are not your friends. Were there a seriousness to your current situation, you would be in the hospital being treated or prepped for treatment. As Snoopy shared, your doctor needs to decide, not the radiologist. ... (7 replies)

... An MRI CANNOT rule MS in or out. ... (22 replies)
... Thanks for your update. The nurse who said your regular neuro was fully capable of doing what the MS Specialist could do was doing a great disservice. ... (22 replies)
Suspected Ms
Apr 11, 2015
... It is difficult to say "MS" without your having seen a proper doctor and had the various MS mimicries eliminated from contention. There are over 400 known mimicries. Lyme disease, anxiety, vitamin deficiency, etc...... ... (2 replies)
... or a result of waiting for your tests? ... (10 replies)
... questionnaires which weight various events and then provides you individual results and allow you to compare your scores. You can also use the life event list for your personal check list. It is indeed difficult to get a diagnosis when the doctor lacks the experience. ... (10 replies)
... I know, from my Canadian friends, that the waiting period is stressful. Indeed, even here the wait to see an MS Specialist can take up to 6 months. The waiting time to get to an answer is stressful and can add to your anxiety levels. ... (10 replies)
... It is difficult to navigate your medical system and get to an MS Specialist. I hope that you can see one. Anxiety is a known MS mimicry. There are over 400 MS mimicries. ... (10 replies)
... While some of your symptoms do indeed resemble Raynaud's Syndrome, not all do. Raynaud's Syndrome is an MS mimicry. ... (7 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)

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