First, I want to apologize for the lateness of the reply and really thank you guys for being so kind to me. These past couple of months have been up and down. My husband did get his muscle biopsy done and the next day Michael hit us, bless him, it was miserable for him. He had a spinal tap that...
Sorry to post without biopsy results, he goes in 10/9 for the muscle biopsy itself. This is the only place I know to go to seek any advice, I know you guys can't diagnose, but I was wondering if your experiences have been the same.
He still can't lift his leg up from a laying position or wiggle...
My husband called again for the test results and I think they are misunderstanding what it is we were wanting. They did give him the reading report, I'm unsure if this will be of help for advice. It basically said the following:
EMG of left lower extremity
EMG of left lumbar paraspinals...
I just wanted to thank you guys. To take the time to read my posts and give me your opinion, I can't give enough thanks. Your words have been very encouraging.
I hope we find answers soon, as of now he can't lift his left leg at all, when he's laying down. When we do strength tests...his left...
My husband talked to the neurologist and he told us the following about his EMG results:
*Difficulty activating muscles.
*No active denervation.
*Reduced recruitment of motor units.
I hope this may be of some help for my questions. I appreciate all you guys input, thank you.
He tried to get his EMG results from his patient portal, but they are no listed as of yet, sorry. The doctor did tell us that there was no denervation..no nerve damage that he could tell. He said between the EMG results and his reflexes, he was concerned.
He's also a regular neurologist. Is it...
I was wondering if you could give me your opinion on my husband. For about a year he was having issues with his back. He tried physical therapy and epidurals. Nothing seemed to help. Fast forward to a couple of months ago...we both started noticing him limping. He noticed that his...
motor neuron disease