fibrillation

  1. J

    Scared my husband may have ALS...

    My husband has been ill since June with what began as dizziness, unsteady gaid and weakness in his left leg. The left leg then began to become hypersensitive and twich at night. This spread recently to his right arm and then his left. His right arm now twiches all day. His EMG states this...
  2. M

    New to this-diagnosed of PLS

    Hi. I have been reading these threads for about 6 mths now but haven't actually shared my story. As briefly as possible, I started noticing slurred speech during the summer of 2006, made worse by a half a glass of wine. Also, I was an avid runner and started to feel "cloddish" in my thighs while...
  3. V

    Doc said..your 18 yr old son has MMN or ALS

    Hello everyone. This is my first posting and first, I’d like to say special thanks to Al for taking care of the activation which I somehow managed to goof up. I’ve tried to post this I don’t know how many times, only to exit out. Putting this all into words and ‘out there’ makes it a bit too...
  4. KANSASTOM

    Another Question?

    Thanks for answering all of my questions, I don't want to bother you guys too much. I am very confused about the letter the neurologists wrote to my PCP. The neurolgist told me I had ALS and that he didn't have a crystal ball and I need to go the MDA clinic. By the way the MDA clinic cancelled...
  5. KANSASTOM

    Help With Emg Results

    I am trying to understand what these results mean, I am getting two conflicting opions from two Dr's. My nerve conduction velocities are pretty much normal everywhere but my left calf, where the atrophy is located. The EMG portion revealed occassional positive sharp waves and fibrillation...
  6. J

    25 year old with symptoms and one failed EMG from two

    Age: 25 Ethnicity: Caucasian Self-Symptoms (up-to 4 months): - Pins needles (although occuring less recently), especially when something is digging into nerve higher up the limb. Of course this is natural, but the effect is much more pronounced than in the past. First symptom noticed (although...
  7. S

    Anything out of the ordinary?

    Hi I've included some of the medical reports on my Mother - can anyone tell me if theres anything here that suggests anything OTHER than MND, or if it all fits the Diagnosis? Aplogies for the lengthy post, but there'll be no more like this :) Steve June 12 – Gp - On examination I could find...
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