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    muscle weakness in hands an early symptom?

    I went to the doctor this morning and told him my symptoms but didn't specifically mention ALS so I wouldn't come across as a total hypochondriac. My blood work came out normal as did the results of my CT scan of my brain and X-rays of my wrist/hand. The doctor also said that the strength in my...
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    muscle weakness in hands an early symptom?

    Not sure if my SECOND post went through but I wanted to add a few more details. My mother completely shot down the idea of ALS symptoms...particularly coming from a 21 year old black male. I had The biggest reason I'm worried came from an untreated mouth abscess earlier this year when my wisdom...
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    muscle weakness in hands an early symptom?

    PS:I'm going to the doctor later on today but I had to get this out of my system considering that I don't expect to actually see a neurologist for atleast a month or so. My biggest fear comes from the fact that my wisdom tooth coming in caused a possible abscess in my mouth that went...
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    muscle weakness in hands an early symptom?

    Hello everyone. I realize this is going to be all over the place but my fear/anxiety couldnt stop me from asking. Ive been battling flu like symptoms(chills/fatigue)for about 8 days but the recent combination of consistent finger twitching for an entire day and atrophy(making a claw when...
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