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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    Hi again, I feel like I should apologise for further posts.. But I just had one more question. Would/could the onset of weakness if it were related to ALS go from being able to do 20 reps of lateral raises on the effected arm, then only just around a week later not being able to do one? Would...
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    Thanks kpgarret, that is reassuring, I appreciate your post.
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    I'm sorry I see how I come across reading back over that message. I have no intention of wasting anyone's time least of all doctors or paramedics. I was reading through the symptoms to ADEM and realised that I had some of the symptoms of progression, before I started reading about them, none of...
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    Thanks for your reply Nikki, I understand. I just paid for a Neuro to answer my question on the healthcare magic app:-? I stated everything I have said here in my OP and their response was that they do not think it's ALS due to how rare it is and the fact that is weakness cam on suddenly, he...
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    I don't mean to bump my own thread, and I know I have already had one generous answer, but the weakness hasn't abated in what's now probably over two weeks. I've never experienced anything like this before, if it were a pinched/trapped nerve wouldn't there be some pain? Also I've been...
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    Hi hjlindley.. Many thanks for your reply, it's honestly really appreciated. I find it hard not to worry at the best of times, so the "urgent" referral and tests I was told about today sort of sent me a bit loopy.. These symptoms are one my less dominant hand and as such in really wracking my...
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    Wrist Drop, decreased Dex and twitches in Right hand/arm

    Hello, I have read through the sticky and I see that if you do not have clinical weakness, then you probably shouldn't be concerned. However I was just looking for some incite as to if my symptoms could indicate ALS. I went to the GP today and after the exam, I was told that I will get an...
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