worried about als

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    Getting an opinion.

    I have posted before but the thread got closed. I was wondering if this sounds like als progression. Other then body wide twitching. I will have a week where my left calf will be sore and feel heavy. Then the next week calf feels fine, but my left arm from my bicep to my hand will ache and...
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    Weakness pinky fingers and twitches

    First of all, hello to all of you guys. Well for about 3 month i have been having twitches all over my body without any cramps, but today i noticed something in pright pinky when i try to extend it, it slowly goes down like it didn't have any strength at all, also i tried making the heavy metal...
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    ALS Very Worried

    Hello, I am 23 years old and for the past two months have been experiencing a number of concerning symptoms. The timeline of my symptoms are as follows: Feb - I work out a fair amount and was just getting back into running when I had a patelleformal knee injury to my left which caused pain...
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    One-sided atrophy

    About three months ago I started getting serious twitches in my calves. I had recently restarted strenuous exercise so I didn't think much of it. But they persisted for weeks so I got a referral to a neurologist. In the months since, the calf twitching has decreased but I have developed...
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    Worried about ALS

    Hello everyone! My name is Stuart I'm 19 and I'm from Chicago. First of I'd like to hand out my extreme sympathy for those who know they are afflicted with this disease. It's truly inspiring to see so many brave people out here being supportive through the whole ordeal. My great uncle had ALS...
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    Do I have ALS? Worried

    Hey guys, I am 17 year old and constantly worried about ALS. I had twitches all over my body since the past 4-5 days and I can literally feel them. As soon as I look towards them they just disappear (most of the times). From the past two days, I am having a bit of dry mouth and numbness near my...
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    23 year old worried about ALS

    HI everyone, I did read the sticky posts before starting this post, but I'm just a nervous wreck and I was wondering if someone could enlighten me regarding my symptoms. About a week ago My right index finger and thumb started twitching. It won't stop. Its like once every minute or so every...
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    Hand symptoms and concerned about ALS

    I have been having some worrisome symptoms in my left hand that have me worked up to the point of feeling sick currently. 5 days ago while doing nothing out of the ordinary I noticed my ring and pinky fingers on my left hand spasam. They were like being pulled down somewhat and towards my...
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    Re concerned after having difficulty walking up steps

    I was diagnosed with Benign Cramp Fasciculation Syndrome in February 2017. I started having severe cramps, large twitches, and many fasciculation's in the summer of 2016. I also started stumbling and dropping things and having difficulty typing. The dropping things and typing difficulties were...
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    Concerned/Worried about ALS

    Hello, First I want to thank everyone for their time to even reading this post. I can only imagine how annoying/frustrating it must be to deal with people like me. I guess I'll start with a background: I am a 20 yr old male (I know a bit young and I have an incredibly small chance) who is a...
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