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... NCV test was much more tolerable than the brain MRI. That was the worst test thus far. ... (10 replies)
EMG/NCV questions
Nov 25, 2004
... I'll second what Marcia says - (10 replies)
EMG/NCV questions
Nov 25, 2004
... e done in some cases.Just load up on pain meds if you have them .These ARE okay to take during the procedure.Just remember, from what my physiatrist told me this test will only pick up actual damage to the nerves not pain from irritation of nerves or from bone spurs or any pain that is more intermittant. ... (10 replies)

EMG/NCV questions
Nov 24, 2004
... A nerve conduction velocity test is usually performed in conjunction with an EMG. ... (10 replies)
... ral large fiber type groups, and mild variation in muscle fiber size. EMG's initially were sometimes myopathic, sometimes neuropathic. Because of the myopathic EMG and lipid content in my muscle biopsy, one neurologist though a metabolic disorder might be possible, but tests on my biopsied muscle were all negative. ... (0 replies)
... UPDATE Well... I actually got the 2nd Neurologist's report earlier today. I had an EMG, VNG, and EEG all done at the doctor's office. His typed up reply to my doctor is: "(24) M w/ EMG-NCV proven peripheral neuropathy" (5 replies)
... Oldaugie....It could be many things as only an neurologist can determine this thru proper testing i.e. EMG/NCV electrical test also MRI's of the Brain and Spine and possibly a Lumbar Puncture along with his/her gutty instincts on this so best to see the Neuro on this one...... (3 replies)
... I've had an MRI, EMG, and NCV test done. MRI looked great no problem there. ... (2 replies)
... In EMG test, doctor did small neuro exam and asked me to walk heel to toe. ... (1 replies)
Leg sensations
Jul 3, 2003
... Hi~ I think I read your post on another board with this same question. I thought about responding, but was hesitant. I read you were worried about having ALS. I've had my own personal scare myself so I know how you feel. I don't experience weakness but I have the twitching. I scared myself so bad reading about twitching and ALS on the interent..SCARY!! It took 2 months... (3 replies)
... I've had this crazy sensation since December 02. I got really scared because of typing "twitch" on the net and it read people with twitching sometimes have ALS. I was terrified. I went to a neurologist and had an emg/ncv. Emg-test of the muscles, ncv-test of the nerves. Everything came out fine. I've learned ALS is very rare, and lots of conditions can cause... (5 replies)


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