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    Waiting for 2nd opinion... Scared... Please advise.

    Nope...just the throat area..."just" She said her arms and legs re fine. I need to ask her dr about the EMG. I did not know that was so definitive. You can't help but question the diagnosis, and hope it'll be something else. From what I've read bulbar starts in the throat area, and progresses...
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    Waiting for 2nd opinion... Scared... Please advise.

    Just to be clear the slow progression etc... was when she was diagnosed with pseudo bulbar palsy last Fall....that has changed with the ALS diagnosis...
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    Waiting for 2nd opinion... Scared... Please advise.

    I can check and see what other testing was done. She was put through a bit. The Dr is at Hopkins so we had confidence in her. Se said that it would progress slowly and was not terminal. But it progressed very quickly...at least with respect to the throat area. She still has no other...
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    Waiting for 2nd opinion... Scared... Please advise.

    Hello..new here, haven't posted but had to register when I saw your post. It is so similar to mine (or rather my moms). She started having difficulty speaking last Fall...a little slurry...sounded drunkish. Went to a neurologist the day before Thanksgiving last year. He said he did not notice...
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