paresthesia

  1. B

    More opinion.... help me in my afraid

    Hello all, First of all I would like to apologize to bother you. I'm 29 years old and my twitching history starts in last July (10 months ago), after a period of very anxiety because I was doing some exams to identify a renal cyst was benign or malign. So after I've discovered that is benign I...
  2. J

    Mostly on my left side

    Hello members of the community, thank you all for reading this. I have read the stickies but believe that I could benefit from your additional input. I am a 43 year old male and I am presenting with the following: In May 2014 I presented to my primary care provider (PCP) after experiencing...
  3. P

    Dreaded Convo

    I have really hesitated to post for several days. I don't want to be one of the worriers wasting peoples time and making myself nuts. A few weeks ago I noticed my foot, knee, arm, hand twitching all on my left side. As a FALS family of course it immediately got my attention. I am also...
  4. J

    Trying to rule it out

    Hello all, I am a 25 year old male. I have read the sticky and browsed through a decent number of other threads here. I try very hard not to consult Dr. Google as it causes unnecessary worry and won't make my symptoms better. However, I have to wait over a month for a neurology appointment, and...
  5. S

    Sorry to bother you guys with this. I'm just concerned.

    I would like to keep this brief, but I'm certain it will quickly develop into paragraphs. I'm concerned I'm displaying early symptoms of ALS. Please do not dismiss me on these foundations alone, but do still consider them: I have diagnosed OCD/GAD/Hypochondriasis/suspected conversion disorder...
  6. T

    physician asks: is this ALS/MND?

    40 year old male physician, previously healthy In February 2014, sudden onset over 48 hours of widespread sensation that limbs are falling asleep, which is positionally worse. Within 1-2 weeks, increasing weakness in R hand, then L hand. Buttoning, typing, writing, cooking. Over next month...
  7. N

    ALS related concerns

    I am 28 year old male and have been observing these forums due to some unexplainable symptoms that I have been concerned about. Beginning around January 2012, I began experiencing intermittent calf pain (cramping?) in the upper center of my left calf, usually after exercising (runs of 2-4...
  8. F

    Is this part of ALS? Pleaaase read!

    I have read many times that sensitive issues such as paresthesia are not part of ALS However, I've experienced a lot of burning pain as well as cold ice pain in my body, mostly in my back and legs (ut also in my sclap) which sound like nerves misfiring, do you get those too? S\In the beginning i...
  9. N

    Thenar atrophy but no way to check weakness

    Hello, everyone. First of all, I would like to state that I have the utmost respect for everyone on these forums doing their best to help each other and those in need. I visited here a few years ago when I had a scare and I'm glad to see it's still going strong. Now, on to my story. Three...
  10. R

    I just need to know if this is possible

    First. My english is bad, iam puertorican but pls try to understand this. I have fasciculations for almost 8 years, body widespread, all my muscles has been twitching for almost 8 years. Iam 22 years old male. Iam almost convinced that i have ALS,Iam not in panic with this als thing...
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