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Hi - after 2 years of muscle twitching and stiffness, I had an EMG last month. The EMG was described as “normal” though showed the fascic...
My speech became slurred days after I had a Botox treatment. No one would even question or consider that the Botox could have migrated t...
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Hi All, I am reaching out because I am working with a consulting firm and my client is hoping to meet with ALS patients to understan...
I have some very serious concerns on if I have ALS, I would appreciate any help if someone could give it and I apologise if this is long ...
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So I am 19 years old attending college and lately I've been having fears of having ALS. It all started in the month of February when I be...
I had weakness, twiching, and tightness in my calf muscles. I went to my doctor and he did an MRI on my spine among other tests. The MRI ...
Quite the month in a half full of symptoms and sensations ..... Chiro in November post chiro felt tingly in left testi but it was inte...
Would limb onset in your legs start bilaterally and than go to bulbar without affect
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I started getting a sharp pain on the left side of my tongue one day about 9 months ago, but only when taking. Over the months it gradual...
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y age is 21.. gender is male.. month back I started having body wide muscle twitching.. it began with eye twitching and then spread to ot...
Has anyone had tongue atrophy or seen anything like mine? Tongue pic is on my profile page? Thank you, Bill
Hello. Is there a way to post a picture on here? I wanted to see if anyone could give me their opinion on what I am worrying about bein...
I am a 42 year old male who has been twitching for a year. The twitching started in the feet and calves but now occurs everywhere. I've ...
I first noticed this when i was typing on my computer but it has only happened in my right hand. Is something wrong with me or my hand? ...
Hi, I have been having painless twitching between my thumb and index finger for over 30 days. I can see it clearly under the skin. I am...
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I am a 50 year old male, have had 2 major back surgeries including a 360 fusion from T10 to L2. I have had nerve issues ever since & hav...
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I have been having really bad aches in my left arm when I do normal everyday things. My pinky fin ger and ring finger are very sensitive ...
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I'm a 29 years old Caucasian male working as a programmer, my father developed bulbar-onset ALS at the age of 54 and passed away after 2....
Hi! I have been having pain and weakness and numbness in my left hand for 6 months now. I have done an emg in left hand that came back as...
Hello I am a 27 yr old male no major medical background , I have had trouble with OCD in the past . I am very very scared and I hope thi...
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