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... e was extensive nerve damage. The first one was on my shoulder and arm to diagnose RSD in them. The second and third ones were in my legs and back and those were painful in certain areas. In other areas I didn't feel it at all. Both of those were stopped by the doctor due to the level of pain. ... (7 replies)
... I am surprised that you found the EMG so painful. Yes it did hurt but never to the extreme that you experienced. ... (9 replies)
EMG Report
Mar 25, 2013
... So I decided to get out the 2 prior EMG studies. ... (46 replies)

EMG information
Jan 31, 2005
... I had an EMG done 4 months ago, it was a little painful at times but it wasn't to bad. I had my left leg and arm done. The first part of the test felt like little shocks at varies parts of my leg and then my arm. ... (5 replies)
... My Emg was a little more painful than i expected so I was sort of unprepared for the pain and my uncle just had an emg and was in serious pain for many days, so just prepare yourself for the possiblities of pain. ... (4 replies)
... painful or the symptoms are there DURING that actual test. while an EMG is a great test to show or rule out direct impaired nerve flow, thats about it as far as what it really is good for. ... (5 replies)
... Hello, welcome to the board. I am so sorry to hear about your painful experience with the emg. ... (9 replies)
Emg And Scared!!!!
May 30, 2006
... Because of the needle electrodes, EMG may be somewhat painful to the patient, and the muscle may feel tender for a few days. ... (7 replies)
... The EMG and NCV testing is done while you are awake..... ... (6 replies)
... If so, and have been through childbirth...especially natural childbirth...then you'll make it through the EMG just fine LOL!! It can be painful, but nowhere near as painful as childbirth LOL!! The EMG's little zaps here and there, nothing too serious!! ... (15 replies)
Oct 22, 2012
... The EMG is a subjective test and as such, is not accepted by insurance carriers as "proof" that there is nerve compression. ... (3 replies)
... As far as wanting to know if the EMG and NCV tests are painful.... all I can do is tell you from my experience... YES! ... (6 replies)
... I always feel pain from the nerve that is damaged... During the EMG... the pain I felt was from the needle....but also when they did the area that is painful from my S1 nerve I definately felt more intense pain.... The EMG measures the electrical activity going through the nerves... ... (15 replies)
... NCV before I ever had the Myelogram, because my EMG shows chronic severe radiculopathy.... in my right leg, due to damage at the S1 nerve root... ... (15 replies)
EMG Anyone????
Mar 28, 2005
... As far as what an EMG is... Hope this helps.......... ... (17 replies)
Jan 26, 2003
... I need someone to share their experience with the EMG with me. I have had pt's tell me how painful it is, and being shocked for over an hour, isn't exactly my idea of fun. ... (1 replies)
... All right went for EMG today I was already having alot of pain this morning so yes the test was painful, for you all yet to go through one It was tolerable, but for me painful, others I have spoke to said it was not to bad for them, Oddly enough the DR. thought for sure he would catch something in the C spine when testing my arm , wrong & he was more than abit shocked got a... (11 replies)
... ostly of ankles and knees. I started having pain from ultrasound years ago. I mean real pain, once when a PT was doing ultrasound on my knee it was so instantly painful that I grabbed her wrist. Apparently I squeezed hard enough that I took her to her knees. When they tried it on my back two years ago it was very painful. ... (4 replies)
... ad this test done, so I really can't say. I've heard that when doing the discogram, when they hit that area, it can be very painful, so maybe that's the way the emg works? ... (9 replies)
... I think it all depends on the area most painful to you in the first place, and the technique the doctor is using...along with their skill. ... (9 replies)

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