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... hello how are you doing.I am new to this forum too. i recently read your post and i seem to have what you have described.I have twitching especially on my calves since april of this year 2009.and I also have severe back spasms too. I too am afraid and thinking i might have ALS. ... (13 replies)
... this all started about a year ago. i lost three jobs and got diagnosed with generalized anxiety. but those symptoms went away and now all of this started. i have been having muscle fasciculations for about 6 months. ... (3 replies)
... then one day i noticed my finger was twitching..it didn't stop for days...i started thinking of ALS..became very sad and depressed.. ... (5 replies)

... ively young, a 24 year old female. About a month ago I started having very strange feelings in my left side, it was up kind of high about mid way between pelvis and shoulder. It was like a spasm or something. I could see the skin move and it almost felt as it did when pregnant with my son. ... (1 replies)
... Most of the symptoms you are describing are NOT the way ALS usually presents itself! ... (3 replies)
... EMG which is the gold standard test for ALS only shows a specific type of damage to the nerves that, if present, may suggest ALS. ... (20 replies)
... my pcp about feeling bad all the time and my memory and concentration was really bad I had all kind of blood work done the he did a EKG and said it was abnormal and sent me to the hospital where I got more tests done I had a echo cardiogram a stress test and more blood work and everything came back fine. ... (13 replies)
... It does not sound like ALS to me. I just had muscle weakness that would come with more use of the muscle. ... (11 replies)
... Go see a ALS Specalist, they can tell you if you have the disease or not. My Mom has ALS for the last 2.5 years and it is getting wrost every week. There are other diseases that are similar to ALS. Also, my mom was diagnosis correctly until she visited more a ALS Docotor. ... (14 replies)
ALS symptoms?
Jun 19, 2008
... Around a year ago I had some problems with my fingers twitching and moving on there own, almost go to the point to where it looked like my hand was playing a piano on its own! ... (1 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. ... (2 replies)
... cted by whatever is going on with him. His symptoms began about a year ago with the thumb on his right hand twitching. Now he can hardly lift that arm at times and he feels twitches throughout his upper body. ... (1 replies)
... No one in my family had an ALS scare or ever had ALS. I am worried that if my neuro exam is clean, I won't believe my doctor that I don't have ALS. ... (14 replies)
... I've had twitching in my legs, arms, hands, etc for almost a year now. I've been to Mayo Clinic and they did an EMG which they say showed I have a mild myopathy. I'm very concerned I have ALS but they say I don't. ... (9 replies)
... yr old about 10 feet away. I started having migranes about 9 months ago. I had an mri and it showed a tumor behind my right eye. They feel it is benign and I am meeting with surgeons but getting to this point has been stressful not knowing what the mass was. ... (3 replies)
... year old male with some concerns. I recently posted a message and since then, about a week now, my right arm and right leg feel like they are weak, however they are in fact able to lift as much weight or anything like that. ... (1 replies)
... year old male with some concerns. I recently posted a message and since then, about a week now, my right arm and right leg feel like they are weak, however they are in fact able to lift as much weight or anything like that. ... (1 replies)
... year old male with some concerns. I recently posted a message and since then, about a week now, my right arm and right leg feel like they are weak, however they are in fact able to lift as much weight or anything like that. ... (5 replies)
Could This Be ALS?
Jun 13, 2003
... Hi. My father has ALS. His first symptoms were not tripping or falling. It was muscle cramps and twitching in his legs and feet. It took a long time to get diganosed because there are so many diseases that mimic ALS. He then started to get weakness later in the disease. ... (9 replies)
... but with ALS, you wont. With MS, you wont get blood work which is definitive, with ALS, along with the neuro exam and motor testing, the blood work can conclusively point the neuro towards ALS. ... (20 replies)




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