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Baton Rouge, LA
A 24-year-old female asked:

My arms and legs feel weak. no loss in actual strength. muscles jump here and there. anxiety thinking i have als. can it be my low thyroid?

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Dr. Stanley Schwartz
Endocrinology 53 years experience
Need both...: decreased strength and tiny muscle twitches to consider ALS a possibility...so doubt need good general exam, blood test screen ..as differential diagnosis large

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Last updated Feb 3, 2015

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