Thank you Nikki.
At this time I know there are specific lower motor neuron EMG findings (in the left leg), but we are waiting to discuss if there is some upper motor neuron findings on the next appointment.
I think I understand what you are saying, in that a ALS diagnosis requires both...
I posted a year ago when my father-in-law passed away from ALS in 2012. My thread was locked, so here is a new post.
This post concerns my S/O who has had a second round of EMG tests (first round was a year ago).
Family History of ALS with 2 family members: Father passed away from...
Thank you all so much for your kind prayers.
I will make the good memories sustain me. I printed off some replies and they mean allot.
I only joined this forum a few days ago, the family and I weren't aware of how he could slip away this way so quickly. I suppose I was more used to cancer...
My significant other's father passed away this afternoon.
Diagnosed in 2010, although we knew long before that day.
Flags will always fly at half mast on the day he died, 9/11.
I loved him dearly.
I miss him already even if he is free.
Re: 2 Family Members with ALS; one passed today 9/11
Sadly my S/O's father passed a little while ago this afternoon.
Expected, yes, ready no.
At least the flags will always fly at half mast on the day he died. 9/11.
I keep thinking how hard it is for members to type on this...
I've only been here two days and I thought toe fungus.
I'm already cynical!
I used to be a member of a different forum and we called these posts WW. Worried Well.
I wish people could be happy they are well.
Hello to the kind answerers.
I've read as much as I can of the stickies and advice as I can. I have some questions about ALS in the context of my significant other (SO) and I provide the family background of why I am here, as I wouldn't be here without the familial ALS.
Background: my SO and...