myasthenia gravis

  1. M

    Interesting Find

    Some of you here may have already heard of this, but i have never seen it before. "Cramp-fasciculation syndrome" I actually came across a site in which a scientist developed this disease.. some interesting stuff! However from what i can figure out this is a very rare disease so check it out...
  2. N

    Questions for my mother's neurologist

    Tomorrow we go back to the neuro after receiving the results of the blood tests to rule out myasthenia gravis and B12 deficiency (both were ruled out), so I'm assuming the doctor will be gravitating towards the diagnosis of Bulbar ALS for my mom. I want to ask some questions, but I'm not...
  3. N

    Hi, new here...

    Hello. I found this site a few weeks ago when I first started searching the internet for ALS as it looks like my mother has it - very possibly the bulbar form - altho a definite diagnosis has not been made. I attended her 1st neuro visit with her and my dad two weeks ago. She started showing...
  4. G

    What else

    We are waiting to go to the ALS clinic hopefully will know more then. Since this is so hard to DX what else falls in to guess? We have had stroke, MD, myasthenia gravis and now ALS. If it is it is bulbar onset with now only the some speaking and some swallowing problems and it is being slow to...
  5. V

    Possible ALS

    Hi all, Forgive the long post. Strange symptoms started in early June 2006. Let me first give some background. I have an anxiety disorder, with occasional panic attacks, and sleep problems. I also have a herniated disc at C-5/C-6. I take medications for the above problems. Xanax for the...
  6. bratpak

    New symptoms...

    Hello again everyone, You are all so helpful and encouraging, I thought I'd post this question to see if any of you have experienced this. In addition to the myriad of symptoms I've had for the last 13 months...Now for the last month or so, my tongue feels like it has tiny cuts all over the tip...
  7. C

    PBP after dental visit?

    My 89 year old mother, who was in great health, went to the dentist and had a novocaine injection where the jaws meet. She noticed her speech slowing immediately afterward and In 7 months, she has progressed to writing notes and needing a PEG. I found two other women on a PBP forum who...
  8. K

    Saw Neuro Tuesday

    Hey there everyone, Saw neuro on Tuesday and I must say firstly she is a very nice person but most importantly she is very good. I can see she is very thorough and is going "cross all the t's and dot all the i's." She ordered a blood test for everything under the sun including myasthenia...
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