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Opinion
Dec 10, 2003
... ocity test. He said my strength was good and I did not have any EMG signs of ALS. He did say I had some slight neuropathy in my right arm that showed up on the NCV test. He is now sending me for an MRI. ... (0 replies)
... The tests I know of to rule out ALS are the EMG and NCV tests which I didn't get yet. As far as I'm aware, the labs they ran wouldn't have ruled out any MND's. Any other reason why it wouldn't be ALS? ... (4 replies)
Could this be ALS?
Sep 18, 2003
... ncv with a neuromuscular specialist that trained in an ALS clinic for 3 years. He's sees many twitchers that don't have an MND. I've met people in our age group..I'm 39, that have twitched for 20 years. ... (13 replies)

... Hi. I am a 40 year old female who over the past several months developed sore wrists when I put weight on them. I also have muscle twitches all over my body for the past year. I went to my Dr. and she did xrays and blood work to look for arthritis. When this came back negative she sent me to a physiotherapist who noticed atrophy in both hands below my thumb. I have had... (1 replies)
... Frighteningly, I met a man with ALS the other day... I assumed he was mildly disabled until he rolled up his pant leg to reveal a tiny, severly atrophied leg. ... (8 replies)
... Most people that have ALS don't experience pain, some do but a very, very few. I think your age and gender is on your side also. ... (4 replies)
Cause for concern?
Feb 13, 2019
... strength, leg strength, reflexes, had me grip her hands, checked for loss of sensation in my legs and arms.... all fine. She did refer me to a neurologist for a NCV for my wrists, I think to rule out carpol tunnel. ... (0 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
... Thank you so much for responding to me! I have had a very thorough battery of tests, including thyroid, ruematological tests, and MRI of head, but not spine. I can't convince my doctor of that one. As I stated, I also had a clean EMG/NCV. The pain continues all throughout my body, as does my breathing issues and painful chest, but I don't have chostocondritis. My newest... (10 replies)
... In a way i almost feel guilty that i wasn't diagnosed with ALS which is really a sick feeling. But going to live every day the way. Every day counting myself as lucky. ... (20 replies)
... NCV done the first part of November at KU Med Center in KC by the head of the ALS clinic there. The EMG was normal except for fasciculations consistent with BCFS. I had a question about the clinical exam that was performed. ... (2 replies)
... My NCV study was normal. Had an MRI today and waiting for results. Will that show anything with ALS. I have hyper reflexes especially in the legs. ... (0 replies)
... roops and the left side of my lower lip droops and shakes. I am29 years old. Im going to be having a bulbar and repeat emg this week. I had a six site emg and a ncv 2 months ago, but the bulbar area was not included. Im now biting the inside of my mouth..feeling like im lisping on and off. ... (3 replies)
... could it be als with clean emg after 2 months i have leg pain in both legs which is pretty bad now my ncv said the normal range was 50 to 60 mine was 34 and 36 does anyone have any info on this i cant find anything specific on it i also have ringing in both ears which is getteing pretty bad.along with muscle twithing in legs its pretty scary. (0 replies)
... Laurafaith........i answered your question on the neuropathy threads but you probably missed that...anyway i wouldn't worry about you having ALS as this has nothing to do with pain or numbness... ... (2 replies)
Very much afraid.
Aug 31, 2006
... however, my MRI was clean. I had a normal NCV test, but no EMG. ... (8 replies)
Foot Drop
Jun 14, 2003
... Lutonian~ I really don't know the answer to your question..but I was wondering, have you had and emg/ncv test with a neurologist?? Weakness is seen in many conditions beside ALS. It must be hard to get out of chairs without using your feet :( I can only imagine how frustrated you must be. I hope the doctors can help you. Renee :) (1 replies)


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