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... It is an hour out of your day. You need to have these tests done so they can deteremine what is wrong with you. ... (13 replies)
... I didn't really know anything about the test going into it other than thinking that it would be similar to TENS therapy which is just mild electrical stimulation usually after physical therapy which actually feels nice after a few seconds. ... (13 replies)
... I was involved in an accident and had to get surgery on my wrist. A few months after my surgery I had to get an EMG done to see how bad it was. I don't quite understand the result, could someone please help? ... (3 replies)

... ture are done by either quanitive sensory testing or the gold standard test is one you have already had, the skin punch biopsy, but sometimes when the neuropathy is patchy, the site of the skin punch may not have been excactly were the actual nerve damage is and can come back negative, rare but can happen. ... (8 replies)
... Not again, this is the first time for me. I've seen these tests done before with associates in the meat packing industry for carpal tunnel syndrome, and they are not fun. ... (13 replies)
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... Don't give up on yourself...if you don't have the test done you'll never get to the source of the problem right? ... (13 replies)
Oct 21, 2007
... hi all. i had an emg done a few weeks ago which was slightly abnormal.. but ive been also having tingling and numbness and the ncv was normal? ... (3 replies)
... I've been having Carpal Tunnel for almost 1 year I had an emg and results came back normal so no carpal tunnel I was told. Now I have this weird sensation on my upper back I told my doctor. ... (1 replies)
... I am a little confused on not getting your EMG test immediately. What type of doctor ran the test? ... (8 replies)
... This type of neuropathy is less common, and it doesn't show up on an EMG test. SFN also can affect all parts of your body, including your bladder, heart, intestines, etc., because it affects involuntary muscles. ... (11 replies)
... you've earned it and so have we all! I know just how you feel. ... (12 replies)
... I am wandering what the difference is peripheral neuropathy verses small fiber neuropathy. From what I read on this site it appears to me that SFN is very painful, and I never heard of SFN at all. I'm sure any type is of neuropathy is very painful. ... (12 replies)
... I had similiar stuff going on with my thumb,, and still do, mine is medial nerve damage, consistent with carpal tunnel. You should get an EMG done maybe. I am not sure how i got my carpal tunnel, I am not a big typist and do not egage in any repetitive hand activities that requires use of the wrist. ... (1 replies)
... Sorry for your pain! I have two ideas maybe get re-tested for Lyme and taalk to them about small fiber neuropathy although I am not sure if it would be over you whole body??? Maybe some of the other SFNr's around here can give you some insight! (7 replies)
... s of late on here. About a year ago I started to have lower back problems that would radiate into my leg. After MRI's, Bonescans nothing was ever found. Did have an EMG done that the Doc said came back abnormal, but not much else, I soon after switched Doc's. The new Dr had no idea either... ... (7 replies)
May 26, 2009
... The NCS and EMG tests showed I had neither any axonal damage, myelin sheath damage nor motor nerve damage. They found absolutely nothing. ... (7 replies)
... you could obtain an MRI of that area along with getting whats called an EMG nerve conduction study. ... (3 replies)
Damage from EMG
Mar 6, 2008
... I have no idea what it could be from. Sounds to me as if you should go to another neurologist, not associated to the other doctors. I have had 4 EMG's done and nothing like that has happened. I have heard said that an EMG is only as good as the doctor performing it. So, maybe she did something wrong. ... (2 replies)
... you just really DO need to make absolutely certain that before any surgery gets done on that hand that this IS an actual nerve issue below the c spine and not a problem that is actually stemming from the c spine issues itself,you know what i mean? ... (5 replies)

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