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    Sorry, but can someone please address this US Neuro article

    Hi, I am providing an update in the hope that it may help the "just-twitching" people here as they wait for their EMG. My EMG was normal. I don't have the printed copy, but in my neurologist's words my EMG was "fine" and he told me he didn't see signs of ALS. (Also, I misspoke above. He didn't...
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    Sorry, but can someone please address this US Neuro article

    Hi, I am providing this update in case it might help anyone in a similar situation as me: sudden onset of localized twitching in only one hand around thumb and index finger. I saw the neurologist today and per the advice given here, went in with the approach of "here are my symptoms, what is...
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    Sorry, but can someone please address this US Neuro article

    Thank you Nikki, Laurie, and Tillie for your responses. I really appreciate them, and your words will help me during the next four weeks of waiting. One detail that I forgot to put in the original post was that my PCP ordered blood work to check about vitamin deficiency, etc., and those came...
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    Sorry, but can someone please address this US Neuro article

    Thank you Nikki. You are right, I am focused on the scary part. I appreciate your leveled perspective. Just to make sure I understand you correctly...you say that some people who claim twitching came first actually had weakness but didn't realize it? As in your example, they couldn't turn...
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    Sorry, but can someone please address this US Neuro article

    Hi everyone, I have read the stickies. In fact, several times. They are the only things keeping me sane right now and I appreciate them. I didn't want to post here and be yet another crier of wolf. But I can't get my head past this article that appears to be completely reputable. FYI I'm 46...
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