arm weakness

  1. J

    My right arm weakness just became right arm failure

    Please do not delete..my post from a week ago got closed (below) https://www.alsforums.com/forum/do-i-have-als-als/43811-nervous-i-have-als-just-saw-neurologist.html I previously posted about perceived left and right arm weekeness that my neuromuscular specialist ruled out 11 days ago as not...
  2. R

    New Mom full of fear

    Hi Megan. All my life I’ve been pretty healthy and pretty happy but the last two months have have some health issues but I don’t have any answers to. As a new I’m Fearing the worst. My symptoms or arm weakness that sort of comes and goes so I’m sure that’s from anxiety, my right leg just...
  3. B

    Terrified I have ALS

    Hi, I am a 22 year old male and i am stressing that i might have anxiety. For the past week i have had right leg and arm weakness feelings. I have also had twitches all over my body which I have never experienced before. I am still able to grip things and walk normally, and i have been able to...
  4. B

    My husband fears ALS

    permalinkBellaBells He went to a neurologist today he didnt do an emg he felt it wasn't neccessary. He did a clinical exam and said my husband seems stronger than him even though he explained how weak his neck and legs are. He did say he sees a lot of symptoms of parkison's disease but not a...
  5. C

    Right arm weakness

    I am 22 years old, with a recent history of extreme health anxiety. I recently moved back home, and started a job on night shift working 70 hours a week. Ever since I started working nights, which is the first time I’ve ever worked nights, I noticed my left eye twitches almost non stop. My...
  6. A

    Left arm weakness

    Hi all, I'm 43years old and father of 3. I usually carry around my 2 year old son but this summer I found that my left arm just could not cope more then a few minutes when I usually can carry my son without any problems. I then fractured a finger on my left hand and had a cast for 2 weeks. When...
  7. N

    Progressive symptoms, very worried about ALS

    I have been having unusual symptoms since a couple of weeks after the birth of my third child in April although things seem to have really progressed since late July. ALS only really appeared on my radar about 3 weeks ago when I felt my speech was changing. I have copied my main concerns below...
  8. M

    Very Scared Bulbar Als??

    Hello everyone. I will try to explain what I have been going thru and any advice would be appreciated. I’m a 38 year old male. I started having dizziness in December 2017. I then had some left sided facial tingling around January 2018. For this my doctor ordered a Mri of brain and...
  9. S

    Not sure it’s ALS

    Hello, for about 3 months I have been having very odd symptoms. Twitching all over, face spasms when squinting or smiling, lost a lot of stamina , 3+ brisk reflexes and now this past week I’ve had arm weakness. I have seen a neurologist and he said everything is probably normal but he’ll...
  10. O

    Common path? Dirty EMG, clean MRI, ALS clinic referral?

    I realize the answer is wait and see the dx, just wondering if I’m on a common path to a diagnosis that others have experienced? I have extreme left arm weakness (can’t lift), and increasing weakness in other limbs + fasciculations + fatigue. EMG by neuro found “active and chronic denervation”...
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