Old 05-30-2009, 05:06 AM #31 (permalink)
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EMG - you have to have EMG and Nerve Study done. MRI will not help with this if you have ALS. It will only rule out other problems.

please go to the following link form the Neurology Channel and read what it says about the diagnosis process for ALS.

http://www.neurologychannel.com/als/diagnosis.shtml

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i had body emg, but nor bulbar emg and no ncv....

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Jackie. Has your husband tried Baclofen for cramps? It is prescription and helps to stop them. Quinine is also used by some.

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