Couldn't wait until the end of the month. Had a fourth EMG done on Friday Aug 2nd with a Neuro Chiropractor.
A two-hour EMG, no NCS. He was very thorough and explained and recorded the results as he tested the muscles. He found large MUPs and large polyphasic MUPs in most muscles, a giant MUP...
This another one of those posts; first of all bear with me (and I thank you dearly for it) as I've read quite a lot of topics in this forum and I'd like an answer for my doubts; I am mainly asking since goggling gives either unreliable sources or mixed results. But first of all I'd like...
do i have als
do i have als?
Hi again, just to briefly reintroduce my story, I have had several EMGs in recent months. Some were normal, others were not. I have had classic UMN symptoms - hyperreflexia (4+), spasticity, heavy legs, pain... Here is a summary of my "worst" EMG, of my arms back in November:
EMG of my arms...
This is my first post. I apologize in advance for its length. Any feedback would be appreciated...
I'm 41 and have been a runner my whole life. This summer, I noticed that I was having to stop in the middle of runs to re-stretch my calves. Other than that, I felt fine. I just chalked it up...
I'd like to start in advance by saying thank you to anyone who takes the time to read and/or respond to my post/question.
Like many others who have come and gone, I have been experiencing worrisome symptoms for some time now and finally have decided to get some input from...
I am wondering if anyone knows about the importance of fascikulations showing up on emg?
I have twithing mainly in my legs, but when my emg was done, I cold not feel them and the neurologist said that there were no sign of them on the emg. the test came back normal, but the big question for me...
Thank you in advance for taking time to look at my post. I am 22 about to turn 23 and recently found out I am going to be a father. Seven years ago I was diagnosed with central sleep apnea. A massive battery of tests were performed of every variety, all of which turned up clean. About...
Been trying to figure out what's wrong with me for the past 6 months. All this seem to have been kicked off after taking an otc supplement betaine hcl to increase stomach acid to improve digestion. It's been a really scary time. The doctors are not sure what's wrong. Does this sound like...
I posted here a few times and everyone on the forum is very helpful, and very kind to offer answers, advice, and their opinion.
I wanted to get clarification on a recent EMG/NVC study that I had performed at UCLA by Dr. Graves and his fellow. Is it standard practice to only "spot check"...
I am knew here,
What are fibrillations, I have fasticulations which i just saw my doctor about , like flickers that occour when my muscle is at rest sporadically, but I aslo get these things like quivering muscle when I flex my calve if you put your hand on the flexed calf muscle you can feel...