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A 55-year-old male asked:

Could my son have als? he's dizzy, tingling in hands and feet, weak legs, stiff fingers, stiff legs, sometimes stumbles on word choice. he's 17

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 52 years experience
Unlikely: ALS is unusual at his age but he should be evaluated by a neurologist.
Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Symptoms: He may have one of many things, many of which are much more common than ALS. Have him see his doctor.

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