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ALS or...?
Jan 10, 2020
... Case closed I went to my doctor today and he performed a grip strength test for me and have a result for completely fine muscle strength in my fingers and arms My twitching is most likely the result of stress I do noticed there’s some twitching inside my throat (like something is jumping inside it) no problem with swallowing nor speaking (it fade away from swallowing... (6 replies)
... st randomly couldn't swallow. When I say I couldn't swallow I mean I would chew and chew and chew my food and it's like the swallow reflex didn't kick in. This of course freaked me out and it is now the middle of July and I've still had no such luck. ... (2 replies)
... And as for the speech, what comes 1st, atophy of the tongue or speech problems? ... (6 replies)

... That's what I was wondering. Is slurred speech usually the 1st sign of bulbar onset ALS? ... (6 replies)
... Thanks Sera. I do believe this is all in my head sometimes but of course when I got on google and started hearing people's stories I went into panic mode. ... (2 replies)
Bulbar ALS
Sep 1, 2004
... Bulbar then progresses to other parts of body just like limb onset can do. ... (4 replies)
... stroke, as he was otherwise doing OK. Stroke screening yielded nothing. Over the course of the past year, his speech has deteriorated to the point that he can't speak at all. ... (2 replies)
... Can bulbar palsy begin in the lip? ... (3 replies)
... My mother was diagnosed with Bulbar onset March 2012. At that point she was in late stage. As we look back on it now we think she started the initial symptoms about 2 years ago. In March 2011 she began having problems clearing her throat and was using cough drops constantly. ... (5 replies)
... Does anyone have any experience with respiratory onset als? ... (0 replies)
... mom has been having slurred speech, swallowing and some walking difficulties. She went to see a neurologist a few weeks ago and he suspects ALS. She will see an ALS specialist next week. My question is, if she has bulbar onset ALS, is that a more aggressive form of the disease? ... (2 replies)
... My mother's ALS was bulbar onset. She did not experience any of the symptoms you have. She had started with difficulty saying certain words like her tongue did not roll over the words correctly. ... (3 replies)
... all along the front of my throat is the beginning of bulbar symptoms. ... (0 replies)
... Bulbar onset usually starts with weakness of the tongue causing slurred speech or occasionally trouble swallowing. ... (4 replies)
... my throat area feels heavy, full, maybe like something is inside of it. ... (4 replies)
... With ALS, the hallmark symptom is clinical muscle weakness. For bulbar ALS, this typically manifests as weakness of the tongue and occasionally the upper throat muscles. Weakness of the tongue results in slurred speech and usually fasciculations in the tongue. ... (10 replies)
VikingLady
Jan 27, 2016
... I am female, 71, reasonably healthy for my age. My 3rd and 4th neurologists have diagnosed me with probable bulbar onset ALS. Last neurologist is a specialist in ALS diagnosis and treatment in Lexington KY. ... (0 replies)
... Hi. Just to inform you about the drooling and swallowing diffeculities that come along with ALS. Those symptoms usually happen in people diganosed with the bulbar onset. Sometimes you will get those symptoms "later" in the disease if you were diagnosed with Linb onset ALS. ... (2 replies)
... I WENT TO A ENT FIRST,THEN TO A NEUROGOIST, AND MY LEFT LEG AND LEFT HANDS HURTS. I AM KNOW WEARING A THING ON MY LEG. I AM ON OXYGEN AT NIGHT. I AM WORKING OUT OF BAYLOR IN TEXAS. ... (1 replies)
... symptoms of ALS. Her neurologist is sending her to an ALS specialist to confirm his suspicions. If she has bulbar onset, is that a faster progressing form of ALS? ... (1 replies)




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