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... F. I know it's till possible to get at my age, but not likely. I was wondering what type of weakness is associated with ALS. I feel some weakness in my left arm and leg, but don't know if it's all in my mind after reading the symptoms. ... (1 replies)
... d right now because what I've been researching looks like it confirms ALS. Here is a list of all the symptoms I have that correlate with what I've found on some ALS websites. ... (9 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. ... (14 replies)

... although I had a bout with health anxiety in late August over a brain tumor that may have evolved to worries about ALS now? ... (1 replies)
... I feel bad for anyone going thru this scary ordeal of wondering. It's terrifying to say the least. I went thru a bad time several years ago where I was convinved I had ALS. My muscles were twitching non-stop, 24/7. Thumbs, pinky fingers, bicep muscles, calves, etc, etc. I too googled "muscle twitching", which sent me into a panic and terrifying state of depression when... (7 replies)
... No, although exhibiting some of the same symptoms, ALS and BFS are two distinctly separate illnesses. ... (14 replies)
... Hi Belle.... I had a c-section 15 months ago. I started having irregular heart beats (PAC's & PVC's), plus an average pulse between 98 - 104, I had hot flashes, etc... All dr's told me was due to lack of sleep and my post pregnancy hormones trying to get back to normal. So I went with that and dealt with it. A few months later, out of no where, my heart issues stopped,... (11 replies)
... Muscle weakness and fasciculations can mean so many things. ... (2 replies)
... The only thing that even vaguely evokes thoughts of ALS in your story is the gait disturbance. In ALS, however, the disturbance is due to muscle weakness that your neurologist would have easily found. ... (2 replies)
Sound like ALS?
Aug 29, 2014
... and is relentlessly progressive.it is also clinical weakness, measurable by any competent neurologist. Other hallmarks of ALS are pathologically brisk reflexes and muscle wasting. It sounds like you showed none of these on exam by a neurologist, so ALS is very, very unlikely. ... (8 replies)
... Sorry to hear of your suffering. I know very little about ALS, only what I've read and what my Doctor has told me. I believe though with ALS when the motor neurons die, that's it, they are dead for good. You say the strength in your muscles returns which would not happen if you had ALS. ... (1 replies)
ALS Question
Aug 8, 2018
... f there has not been significant improvement my doctor said we will investigate other avenues to find out what is possibly causing the muscle weakness. I assumed ALS symptoms progressed more rapidly and like I said if by now over the last couple of months it would have been a lot more evident. ... (3 replies)
... The slow progressive forms of ALS are very rare.... and ALS is rare as it is. There are MANY things that can cause muscle tightness and twitching. You could simply have allergic muscles. ... (40 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)
... My Dr laughed out loud when I told him my fear that it was ALS and told me to put it right to the back of my mind. ... (11 replies)
Early sign of ALS
Apr 11, 2006
... MS and just recently went to a university neurologist so here are a few key things I learned. ALS will usually present itself in hands, feet, or swallowing or speaking difficulty. ... (1 replies)
... ost always specificly in the same place in my upper right arm but rarely in other places as well. I thought it might have just been BFS at first but recently the weakness came on very quick. I noticed a marked weakness in both my Arms and Legs and it is affecting all the way from the top of my arm to my hands which also feel weak. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, Sorry to hear about your twitching. I had a brother who had ALS for 9 years before he succumbed to the disease. He was a young father when diagnosed at 31. I cared for him until his death in the mid 1990's. ... (4 replies)
... the fasiculations occur after the weakness and damage occur? ... (11 replies)
... s have continued to twitch and I'm pretty sure they're fasciculations, the whole toe moves for a split second. It's not really got any worse and I can't feel any weakness or atrophy, but I think that my mind is playing tricks on me because I'm so worried. ... (7 replies)


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