A 34-year-old male asked:

Had an emg and muscle biopsy done that says i have chronic neurogenic changes. i have debilitating symptoms all over my body. doctor cant give me a diagnosis. doctor wants to do a more extensive emg. is this normal and will it give me a diagnosis?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 47 years experience
Try second opinion at medical school and schedule visit with a neurologist This can be diagnosed and managed!
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