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Vinyl67Apr 25
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By Vinyl67
Wondering if having a claw-like position of hand more typical of MMN condition rather than ALS?
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By JenWren2013
I am writing to you as you were kind enough to answer my message last May 2013. I was diagnosed with ALS in June ...
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By CatArtist
May I see the answers to the questions you asked about this?
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By alsscrewedme
Hello I am 53 years old and never smoked. I now use a bipap machine and wakes up in the morning well rested and breat...
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By dolphins4life
Hi Everyone, I just had a repeat NCV/EMG test done and the NCV study was Normal, but the EMG showed that there wa...
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By Tonka33
Hi, im a medical student from Europe. I had some anxiety about my health lately, possibly because of studying, I went...
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Lmg11Feb 17
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Erik867Oct 15, 2009
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By Erik867 Blank
Hi, I am a 23 year old male, otherwise in good physical condition. My only other health issue is that I have suffer f...
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Vinyl67Feb 17
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By cindy1104 Blank
My husband has had 2 EMGs, They say they think it is ALS but the doctor is amazed because he isn't getting much worse...
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By hank387
My friend has aids and was making dinner at my house.. He pricked himself.. A few small drops of blood. He rinsed his...
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By Frenchfry777
I wanted to post this question so people who are worried about ALS can find either comfort or closure. The question o...
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By SKV021163
I am 75 years of Male. My Left hand arm got loose (NO CONTROL) and cannot move it from elbow whrer as hand grip is OK...
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By jellybean8
About 2 years ago I woke up with the left side of my face drooping. Within hours it had lifted up. I went to the er b...
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By sk123 Blank
Today I found out that one of the professors at my alma mater has a daughter, Jenny, who is battling for her life rig...
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By micahdog
My condition has gone from heavy leg to drop foot add in hyper reflex plus startle easy, ringing in ears...cold feet....
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By micahdog
Very much like lyme disease ...startle easy, muscle wasting, hyperreflex, voice change.,.has anyone had all these sym...
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By Worriedguy1234
Can you get nerve damage from sitting in a certain position for a long period ? For just over a month ago I sudden...
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By gagahaha
I'm new to this forum. About 4 years ago I started to take vicodin...to which I became dependant on. Physically an...
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By Krystal2989 Blank
Hi I'm new to this forum. I just wanted to know what kind of experiences people have had with vitamin d deficiency. J...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 14, 2013
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I have had an NCV / EMG by my current Neuro Dr. and the NCV (while there were some issues) were "within acceptable" l...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur Dec 26, 2013
smithjoe18Dec 17, 2013
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By smithjoe18 Blank
Hi, for the past ~2 months, I've been getting muscle spasms throughout my body - especially legs and arms (and daily ...
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