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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    For a quick update, I had my appt. with the Nuero last week and went through the standard one hour exam of questions and physical tests. The ending result was simply my doctor thinking that i am fine as i show no signs of weakness or coordination issues. She offered me the opportunity to take an...
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    Well i received my second blood test results back, and they all are normal, even the CK. As i have atrophy in my rt calk and if it were caused from ALS, wouldnt my CPK remain slightly elevated as muscle continues to deterorate? Not trying to persuade myself one way or another as my mind is made...
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    Thank you for your thoughts. I actually was able to move my appt. up to the beginning of next week. Though i am excited, not much has changed with my symptoms. Just wondering, but what else could potentially be causing these issues? I am stumped as to how i have developed all of these issues...
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    Thank you for the response. As stated before, i have an appointment with a neuro in two weeks. I really want to move forward and figure out whatever it is that is going on. God bless all!
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    To add to my origional post: I have been having pain in my legs that sometimes feels as a burning sensation or a stabing sensation. Also have miscl. shooting pains in my for arm and back. Does this coincide with ALS? The doctor had mentioned that i may have peripheal nueropathy. Does the pain...
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    Thank you for your time. You are certainly correct with regards to anxiety, i have not been able to do much but sit on the internet and diagnose myself. I know its not healthy, but hard not to. Really hoping this all comes down to something simple. I would like to also note that i had shingles...
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    Coping with my possible future diagnosis

    Hi all, I am a 27 yr old maleI have been having symptoms for approximately four months, which began with simple wekness on the right side of my body, especially in my rt shoulder. I brushed it off as i sleep on my rt arm and wake up with extreme numbness for about a minute. Then came along a...
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