chronic denervation

  1. M

    Likely Not ALS - that's good news!

    2 prior EMGs (Nov & Dec) with neurologist #1 noted chronic denervation, resulting in a "Possible ALS" diagnosis. First EMG (Aug) did not show any issues. Dr #1 was clear that lack of muscle weakness/atrophy after 9 mos of continuous fasciculations and cramping was encouraging. Next EMG in 3...
  2. D

    Emg questions part 2

    Hello, I would've reffered to my last post but due to time it was closed so I'm back reporting my results from April 2018 from Houston Methodist. The NCS/ emg were basically the same as 6 months prior, emg still showing chronic denervation with partial reeinnvation and NCS showing 40% slowing...
  3. I

    Abnormal EMG showing chronic

    Hello all, I want to share back story. I was involved in a motor vehicle accident, I was hit by a drunk driver going 57mph while I was parked. I was wearing my seat belt and sustained damage to my shoulder. With the damage came a tingling sensation all the way down my arm to my fingertips. The...
  4. D

    What should i ask at my next visit?

    So I have a an appt. coming up on the 1st of March and I haven't gotten a true diagnoses yet. The team at OSU neurology believe its ALS, I am not convinced however because my symptoms are really atypical. My first symptoms were fasciculations 8 yrs ago in my calfs, constant, not painful with...
  5. D

    Should I be concerned?

    Good morning, I'm new to this forum as a member, but have reading you for a while and know enough to be really scared. I am female of 32 years old, with neuro symptoms for two and a half years. Since than I have been to two neuromuscular neurologist several times. Prior these symptoms ( 9...
  6. D

    Emg questions.

    Hello to all, I just have a question about my most recent emg and ncv. It was stated that both were abnormal. It showed chronic denervation with partial reeinnervation along with many fasiculations without psws and fibs present. The ncs showed peroneal nerve motor damage slowed about 25% on...
  7. Clearwater AL

    Fasciculation

    I’ve been reading a lot of Threads and posts concerning Primary Lateral Sclerosis. And… this sub-Forum has been relatively quiet. Not to cause a stir but maybe create some discussion. If you have a confirmed or possible diagnosis of PLS and you are having fasciculation they are real but…...
  8. M

    Still very concerned

    I have posted before so sorry to post again but I am still very concerned so much so that my GP has referred me for a 2nd opinion. I had an EMG done in August and it come back with Nerve Conduction as normal although evidence of left Ulnar neuropathy at the elbow which looks quite severe with...
  9. R

    Afraid it might be ALS

    Hi!Sorry about my English.I am from Romania.After a very stressfull period and a viral infection, I have started feeling weakness in my left leg.I have done two emgs.In first one the doctor found chronic denervation in my left leg(large muaps with high aplitude-33% polyphasic in left peroneum...
  10. C

    Scared About Symptoms & EMG Findings

    Hello Everyone, I am hoping for some advice or helpful feedback regarding my situation. Back in June, I started having issues with my right arm. To summarize, I noticed quite a bit of twitching in my bicep & tricep, as well as pain in my fingers, hands and trap/shoulder area. Being 31 years...
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