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... I was just wondering if anyone else with Limb Girdle MD has constant pain issues? ... (5 replies)
... Hello, I have just been diagnosed with Limb Girdle MD. Like you, I inherited it from one parent, my mother. She inherited it from her father. ... (13 replies)
... Mark Thank you for your response. She has LGMD2B. Both my aunt and uncle are carriers. They were checked. After speaking w/ my aunt I understand that she is doing physical therapy occassionally but doesn't want to commit. She's young and wants her life. Understandable in a way. She also is on vitamins and creatine. She told me they didn't do anything anyway. She... (5 replies)

... Some types of MD are far more aggressive than others. In general the younger the person, the more aggressive it can be. ... (5 replies)
... nd I've tried a million things for relief. I also get super frustrated at people who tell me that when they look online it says "pain is not associated with limb girdle MD". ... (5 replies)
... Unfortunately, the slides from my first biopsy were not readable so my current Neuro could not evaluate them. However, he said even if we find out which MD I have, he's certain that there won't be a treatment for it and nothing would change as far as treatments or plans. ... (9 replies)
... I have the exact same problem. My exact MD is unknown as they can't quite pinpoint which one I have. My neurologist has asked me several times if I have problems with double vision. ... (3 replies)
... I'm sure everyone on this panel is aware that a hypothyroid condition can cause limb-girdle type muscle wasting, and many other critical symptoms. If all else proves to be negative, it may be good to get tested?? A person can have "subclinical" hypothyroidism (higher than normal TSH, but normal T4 & T3). This condition can be treated with thyroid meds, and muscle strength... (9 replies)
... I have limb girdle MD, and my muscles do often ache. ... (6 replies)
... I have FSH MD . I have lost a lot of strength in my arms and wrists. ... (6 replies)
... Hi "Quantum" Welcome to the board. Like Kathy says there are a lot of people here that are all living with various muscular dystrophies. I'm in my 40s with Limb-Girdle MD. Most of the adults have forms other than Duchenne's, but the one thing we all share is the fact that our friends and families can't quite truly understand the frustrations of actually having the disease.... (8 replies)
... ood test. NO, blood tests are not fun for little children, but they can possibly give you answers. My son is almost 6 and we were diagnosed with a type of limb girdle md 3 years ago, so none of the testing is fun, but it is something that has to be done. ... (4 replies)
... girdle MD never causes me any pain, directly. ... (2 replies)
... I just spent 2 weeks building an Excel "Database" of sorts. I collected every kind of MD that I could and made a list. I have about 72 different diseases. ... (9 replies)
... Hey Shellette ! We haven't "talked" in a while. I have apnea too but not so bad that it wakes me up or keeps from from sleeping well. What's REALLY bothering me right now is, when I wake up in the morning my back hurts and my rib cage hurts. I can't figure it out. It's most of the time. It goes away within 15 minutes of getting up. I suspect that it might be because the... (9 replies)
... Four years now since I was diagnosed with muscular dystrophy but we still don't know WHAT KIND it is. For those of you who've been following my story and talking to me through this board, my tests came back from Bethesda where I participated in the N.I.H. Inherited Neurological Disorders study. Everything was negative! Very frustrating :mad: Nobody doubts I have MD. I... (9 replies)
... and I was told I had FSH MD I figured I better get into a career that will allow me to sit infront of a computer and not be physically hard to do. ... (6 replies)
... I am glad you wrote back!!! My left arm became weak last year. But I am right handed. Now my left upper arm is starting to hurt and every time I use it too much it hurts. I am over compensating for my left arm weakness. My both parents passed away in 1980 and 1981. I do not know which one had it. This year I have been getting fatigued alot so I cut my hours down a... (6 replies)
... COMIC SANS MS5 Hello, I also suffer from FSH MD. I can not get my arms above my head, have pain in my arms and shoulders. I also have great pain in my back. I have started to stumble and have even fallen. I am only 34 years old. I can not do much of anything that requires use of my arms. My father was diagoinsed back in 1981. It is a very hard thing to deal with. Are you... (6 replies)
... Cologayle, I hope this advice helps. I won't guarantee this but I would strongly suspect a Dominant Inheritance strain of Limb-Girdle. That is, one of the type "1" LGMDs. Look into LGMD1A - LGMD1G. You may find some similar traits to your own. I have a huge database of symptoms, inheritance, onset age, muscles affected and lots of other information which I compiled over the... (13 replies)

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