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    hoffmans sign

    Hi Brittany, Per Dr. Nowacek: The Hoffman's test can easily be over interpreted. Of note, even if positive, in isolation this would be of unclear clinical significance. Who is the person that did this test on you? Is this an MD or a board certified Neurologist? You have had numerous exams...
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    hoffmans sign

    Yes, I did stupidly self test. I had in the past but never got a response. And I only get the reflex response so.etimes not every time. Dr noweseck is going to double check. (als neurologist) I have read it's associated with anxiety too. But I just wondered of hoffmans was directly related to a...
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    hoffmans sign

    Nevermind I just read nikkis post about it being non specific. I'll update when my Dr gets back to me thanks guys
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    hoffmans sign

    I'm being re-evaluated because of it. Its crazy because my twitching subsided to just a few here and there and I stopped having the weird feelings I was getting in my leg and arm. I don't have spasms in my hands or cramps. I'm on a bfs support page and one lady says she can provoke it on...
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    hoffmans sign

    I now have Hoffman's sign. Is this als related? Scared now
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    question about emg

    Thank you lifeenthusiast for your response. My apologies to those I've annoyed or upset. I called the mayo clinic and talked to the nuerology department and they confirmed the first part where they shock you is based on site. Whereas the needle part is sound. So to those who wonder the same if...
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    question about emg

    :( I wish you all could understand im in no way trying to upset anyone. And I'm not going after als anymore. I realise I dont have it. However plenty people here have had them done here and I wanted to see of my experience was similar as I was under the impression emg was read based off wave...
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    question about emg

    First and foremost, let me say that I'm not a professional and I don't want to question my neurologist since he is the and Dr in the als clinic here where I live. I am co fident in his decisions with me saying I do not have als and so I'm not on the als thing anymore. However. While he was doing...
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    emg monday

    I meant it compassionately and I'm sorry of anyone took offense. I am a strong believer in the power of god. And his abilities are endless. This isn't a site about religion so I'm not going to go into it and respect others views...
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    emg monday

    Thank you Nikki. Sending healing prayers. Just have faith. He can heal als!
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