Answers in 'Neuropathology'
20yr ago Herniated disc::Sciatica,8 yr ago calf atrophy began.5yr ago clean emg. Today still full mobility but further calf atrophy leg twitching,ALS?
(16) Muscle twitches that have become worse. Life extremely stressful, have health anxiety, feel depressed, hopelessness. Normal reaction to stress?
36, woman, tightness in left leg, some muscle cramping & twitching in both legs, arms, & lower back. Left leg feels tight when walking. ALS?
40 year-old man unable to sleep since 7 years-old, sleeping 2-4 hours a night and having unusual dreams. Why, and could it be epileptic.....?
Apo-Divalproex for low grade glioma, can this cause muscle spasms or are spasms possible from left parietal lobe glioma ? Been having chin spasms.
Any docs familiar with Tumefactive Multiple Sclerosis? Ever seen a persistently enhancing lesion? 4cm lesion 5yrs enhancement. RR symptoms. 5 OCB.
Are there signs of Intracranial Hypertension that can be seen on a brain MRI?
An acquaintance I know just had surgery to remove a brain tumor. They are now in chemo for a few weeks. What does this mean? will it affect their life
Brain MRI showed low marrow signal is this concerning? I was having a followup MRI for an incidental meningioma found Dec 2016. It was stable.
Been told if cannot locate slow intermittent csf leak on cisternogram doesn't mean I don't have one.wat do I do next if this is the case???
Burning anus::Tailbone pain. Sensitivity in area. Is this a symptom of a chordoma or am I ridiculous for thinking this?
Could having a headache off an on and a muscle spasm under right eye be a sign of a brain tumor?
Can Chiari w::Blocked CSF flow cause high Prolactin levels? Not pregnant breastfeeding or producing milk
Can perpehnazine cause a seizure if im only taking 1 mg a day? Is there a drug for schriz with no side effects of potential seizures?
CSF says "mature lymphocytes" present. Also 5 OCBs. 4cm brain lesion, persistent enhancement, relapsing remitting symptoms. 5 years trying to dx. ?
Can drug induced neuropathy be cured?
e.g. Drugs like methotrexate can cause polyneuropathy of feet. Can it be cured?
Can I take reboxin and flexerial together? I was prescribed both over the past 48 hours. If not, which is better to take for sciatic nerve damage and
Can I use urine Reagant strips to test for csf from my nose?
Can a opening pressure of 20 indicate IIH? Can Chiari blocking CSF flow affect the opening pressure?
Can MS still be detected on a 3T MRI if a person is not in the active stage?
Do muscle twitches mean I have a disease!, or is it my health anxiety?
Difficulty walking. Will Doctor's be able to tell me what the Multiple Sclerosis is affecting just by MRI report. No film. 5 other test negative. 4 MS?
For a few months my arms have a heaviness to them, along with a little twitching. Mostly a feeling of disconnect with my arms.
I'm 54, female. Live in?
Gf has random hallucinations lack of empathy unless it's a tv show mood swings friend says she's always been like that she has a benign brain tumor?
Going in tomorrow for cisternogram to locate slow intermittent csf leak.any info on what will happen,how long it will take,will they defo find leak?
Hi I'm 36, F, no kids, no diagnosed seizure history. Over last yr I have a sense of dread w electrical feeling::Flipping in brain. Mini seizures?!
Hello I have weak ana positive of titre 1:80 but have weakness in body with muscle twitching I have internal bleeding 7 month ago.
Have clear::Watery drainage from alternating nostrils when lean over. Tastes salty. 2 tests show no csf. So what is the drainage from?
How long can twitches last? My bottom lip has been twitching off and on for over 2 weeks and it's driving me crazy. Some days it doesn't twitch a lot
How common is it for a baby to get permanent brain damage from encephalitis caused by a virus?
Had a vitrectomy in left eye 11 days ago. Eyelid now twitching non stop. what shoul I do?
Had a genetic testing at mayo due toinactive brain tumor&neuralgia.i now have a lump on my lower spine and over my left knee.is this nf1.I have no ins?
Husband:moderate to severe health anxiety::Worries ofALS::No weakness::Only Contraction Fasciculations::All drs say no ALS. 29yo. Cause of fasciculations?
How do you know the difference between acute and subsequent seizures?
I am experiencing muscle twitching mainly in arms legs back and abdomen. It's been happening for over a month and is concerning me now
I have side effect from the corticoid steroid i had injected i am having twitching of my arms legs stomach how long will this last?
If fasciculations appear 2-3 weeks after normal emg, should emg be repeated or is it still valid?
I was diagnosed with tendinosis at thumb root,only symptom is thumb flexor twitching.Now twitches show up on thumb abductor too. Should I worry?help
If i already have seizures will clonidine make them worse or have no affect?
Is it possible to have renal neuropathy with creatinine level 1·7? I have stage 3 CKD.
I'm caged L5-L2. Now L1 on up slid forward off L2. Now surgeons want to cage L5-T10. I've developed bowel issues, neuropathy, leg numb. Is it related?
I had untreated temporal seizures for years. I believe they damaged my brain. I have no emotions or feel hunger or thirst. can the damage be detected?
I have been having horrible headaches, dizziness, and constant eye twitching for about 3 months now and it keeps getting worse. Before this started I ?
I have pseudo seizures and I get them every two minutes and I am in pain
My legs are hurting and I can hardly walk and I am sweating a lot is there ?
If u have peripheral neuropathy & demylination on ncs does this point towards, or away from, als and ms? I've been terrified that I have als or ppms.
Ive got peripheral neuropathy face, hand & feet. Some crawling sensation on trunk. Often hands forget theyre holding items &
just let go. No diabetes?
I have nerve damage in my toes from wearing tight shoes, no neuroma. Steroid injection didn't help or shoe inserts. Would nerve tablets help for pain
I am experiencing double vision (quality: with both eyes open) , eye movement problem (quality: jerking movements, slow eye movement) , arm weakne...
I have i believe after lots of Drs, lots of tears, and lots of pain realized on my on doing so that I have lingual nerve damage in my tongue. HELP?
I usually faint. I also experienced seizures. 1 time i was sitting on the floor when i tried to stand up i can't. my feet can't stand..
I have multiple sclerosis and am taking elavil 50 mg. I don't notice a difference in my numbness is this a high enough dose? I also take cymbslta 60
If csf was found in my nasal fluid sample, what would be the next step? Surgery?
Intermittent Vibrating::Buzzing sensation in my right thigh. Feels like cell phone. It is not a muscle twitch. No weakness or other symptoms. Cause?
If an intermittent csf leak has healed am I still at risk of contracting meningitis?
I have been having blood in stool, had galbladder out. I have MS, dont take any narcotics. I eat healthy foods, what could be reason?
I've had a muscle twitching in my jaw for 3 days. Not painful but annoying and the twitch is visible. What could be causing it?
If my clear runny nose had a salty taste, should i immediately worry of csf leak? Or can regular nasal drainage taste salty?
If a little clear fluid drips out nose when you lean over, does that for sure mean csf leak? Can't that happen from just irritated nasal tissues?
I am 47 years old did a tough chest workout yesterday mild twitching and feels like a muscle spasm left chest area?
Is eustacian tube dysfunction and csf leak linked?
I'm having a hard time dealing with the news of the acquaintance I know has glioma or glioblastoma. Docs are positive in recovery. I'm worried. help?
I was told today that an acquaintance I know had a form of brain cancer that started with a G on the top of their brain. what is that? expectancy?
I am experiencing eye. twitching.
Low grade glioma possibly Oligodendroglioma, surgery or wait and see best option?
Left temple, left side of face (eyes, around nose, upper cheek) twitching. Nose hurts at top. Is this sinus issues?
Leakage from nose tested for csf. Result= not detected, but also said insufficient sample. Had at least half teaspoon in tube- how is that not enough?
Let me clarify, can schizophrenia cause severe muscle spasms if the patient is NOT on any medication? No epilepsy or brain damage either.
Lying in bed for 15 minutes and my foot slightly spawning. My toes are twitching. No pain. But they won't stop. Can feel it up into my ankle. ?
My kid is 2,5 years old with a condition of the brain called Pachygyria-Liss that cause also seizures....im doing Dukan diet does the diet effect her?
My CT scan shows endplate sclerosis. I have a 4 level titanium fusion last Dec 2016. Now severe pain, numbness, and tingling. What are the treatments?
MRI results: minimal long segment linear signal abnormality in the cervical cord.
What does this mean?
Muscle twitches for a month (no weakness in muscles), extremely stressed, hopelessness. Anxiety?
MRI finding: subcortical demyelinating lesions & cervical hernia c5c6, pressing c6 root. Can cervical hernia cause demyelinating lesions în the brain?
My left calf bit tight & muscle twitches, not red or warm. Twitches & twinges cause discomfort at times. I was told I had knot. What Causes twitches?
Nasal liquid tested for csf 2 times. Had 1::2 teaspoon in tube, they said not enough- but also not detected. What now? Keep testing?
Neurologist told me that my thumb fasciculations can be caused only by MS, ALS or by anxiety, no third option.Can this be true for specific twitches?
Panicking about this doctors conclusion about my muscle twitch, I have health anxiety.
>"But muscle twitches can be caused by some diseases as well."?
Post meningitis intermittent csf leak.vision went blurry for about 20 mins then bk to normal now feeling unwell. What should I do?
Recently have developed a pretty severe eye twitch. This is always accompanied by a debilitating headache. Could be seizure? History of pos epilepsy.
Right eye started twitching a week ago, then my teeth started chattering last night for 20 minutes. Not cold. Woke up coverered in sweat. No anxiety?
Since I awoke, I have experienced both bicep twitching and an unprovoked black eye(no injury in years) that is slightly blurring my vision.
Typically, would a person w::Calf DVT walk w::O pain? I have no redness or warmth. Only feel twitching in calf that at times feels uncomfortable. Cause?
What is the definition or description of: Japanese encephalitis?
Which CKD medicines may cause renal neuropathy like burning sensation in feet?
Why did my head increase in size over the years. The only thing I can think of is that I've been on psychiatric medications for the past six years?
What is the definition or description of: Nerve conditions?
What is the definition or description of: Muscle disorders?
What is the definition or description of: Neurodegenerative diseases?
Would active multiple sclerosis cause an elevated CRP or sedimentation rate?
What causes extra white matter in the brain?
What is the definition or description of: CJD?
What could "mature lymphocytes" in CSF mean? I also have 5+ OCBs and relapsing remitting symptoms. 4cm brain lesion w:: persistent enhancement. Not MS.
What is the definition or description of: Encephalitis lethargica?
What to do if a very small intermittent csf leak can't be detected on a cisternogram ?
What are the symptoms of chordoma tailbone pain? Would weight loss::Loss of appetite be one? Tailbone::Legs tingles when sitting in certain positions.
What are the common signs and symptoms of MS in a 24 year woman?
What is neuropathy? Is it bad ? Does it need immediate attention ?
What is the difference between glioma and glioblastoma? acquaintance just diagnosed with one, surgery removed tumor. chemo+radi sched.Doc is positive?
Was doing squats yesterday, noticed my muscles twitch in both legs when contracted. Stopped when relaxed. Read that contraction fasiculations can be a sign of MND. Really worried. I have widespread twitches, doc says anxiety. No weakness. No atrophy.
Will a cisternogram provoke an intermittent csf leak with head being tilted down?my doc wants to do1to locate leak as I've had meningitis twice.