chronic denervation

  1. C

    Benign cramp fasciculation syndrome?

    Hello, I am new to this site and appreciate yalls voices on other ppls concerns. I've been having fasciculations since August 2016 and cramps in my lower legs and ankle muscles and some occasionally on my forearms. I've had 3 emgs done and the first said early motor nueropathy but cldnt rule out...
  2. H

    Update

    So first I want to thank everyone for your time and effort in trying to help with my issues over the last 4 years. I have been back to USF and UF but still no answers other than they don't believe it's ALS but PLS is not ruled out based on my reflexes. Plus they have said that I have been...
  3. A

    Need Advice please

    Hi all, i have 3 monthsof twitching,, began with shoulder. Now everywhere except face. triceps and calves are constant.On EMG my two gastrocnemius and my right bicep show occasional polyphasic units. left tricep show mild to moderate chronic denervation. All 11 muscles examined show mildly...
  4. C

    diagnosed

    Hi to all, after 5 days stay in ALS clinik in Germany, I was finally diagnosed with bulbar onsen ALS with sensory involment... The professor told me that when the people are young there was more evidence of widespread muscle wasting in onset with sensory stuff.... I also have tongue wasting...
  5. C

    Abnormal EMG - Feedback Appreciated

    Hi Everyone, I've been lurking for a while now but decided to post today after my EMG results came back in. I would like to preface by saying that I really appreciate anyone's feedback. No matter the outcome of my situation, this process has really opened my eyes and encouraged me to get more...
  6. J

    which type of MND is this ?

    Male patient aged 35 with history of dysarthria, dysphagia and nasal regurgitation of fluids since a year now presents with stiffness of right arm and cramping of legs with diffused muscle twitches and 4-5 month history of weakness both hands and excessive laughter (emotional incontinence) no...
  7. H

    Concerned

    Happy fathers day. I have been here for almost 4 years. I had several clean emg's until my last one where my doctor found chronic denervation in my two calf muscles nothing on my thighs or left arm. My doctor said he thinks I may have some type of heriditary motor neuropathy bUT my NCS was...
  8. R

    Symptoms

    I am a 37 year old male. On february 26 I got out from bed with some weakness sensation in my left foot. After a couple of days I realized that I couldn’t walk on my left heel. I went to a traumatologist who asked me to have an EMG, which I had one month later. By then I was already capable of...
  9. Bestfriends14

    Mistaken diagnosis?

    My apologies for not closing my other thread, as I do not know how. Why can I not do this? Anyway, hubby was unofficially diagnosed on the 12th and we have our appointment at the ALS clinic on the 30th for an official diagnosis. The doc who did the unofficial is a specialist in neuromuscular...
  10. K

    Conflicting EMGs.. Long post sorry

    Hi there. This is my second post here. I am a 40-year old Asian male from Thailand. I will try to be clear with my English. Thank you so much for taking your time to read my post. My apologies for a very long post. First of all, I have read the stickies many times to try to convince myself that...
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