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Does It Sound Like Ms Was Caused By Taking Diet Pills For Years
Have had buzz in foot when tilting neck to chin. Now electric shock to all fingers, buzz and shiver spots on arms and legs. Does it sound like MS?
Tingling: No it doesn't. What you are describing is called paraesthsia. Is there any weakness with your muscles. I would talk to your doctor about some testing. ...Read more
I have been told I have a lesion on my cortical sensory strip. Was told possible ms. Does this sound like ms? I have cognitive and balance issues also
Unknown: Strictly speaking, from an imaging point of view, a single lesion does not a diagnosis of ms make. There are criteria to meet such as McDonalds criteria. Very early in the course of the disease it is more a clinical diagnosis . Follow up studies become important . Your neurologist is the best to know. Best wishes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can't walk loss if feeling in right arm and can't write with a pen all right side. Mri. Shows lesion on spine. Does this sound like a newly diagnosis ms?
I have had optic neuritis, random hearing loss, loss of taste and smell, and constant fatigue. Does this sound like MS?
Would consider MS: Incidence of MS following optic neuritis varies from 25% to 81% depending on whether additional white matter lesions are present on MRI. Some of your symptoms raise concerns about MS, and thus, encourage pursuing answers through your neurologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Normal brain/neck mri/emg.having tingle/numbness in various places over body along with muscke twitches.sound like MS or would MS be not all over?
Does a numb patch on foot along with random muscle twitching including eye sound like early MS symptoms? Had a clean MRI and emg but still worried
What are the true risks of using marijuna? Am being told that if I use it for my MS it will be fine. This sounds stooopid to me. I have no intention
Medical MJ: There are risks in some, as psychiatric reactions are well recorded, and educational work often deteriorates. Medical marijuana can help with ms spasticity, actually some studies now, but does not improve ms otherwise, and could interfere with a drug such as gilenya, which shares receptors. At this time, i cannot endorse medical marijuana in ms therapy otherwise, and suggest discussion with eco. ...Read more
I had a virus, the virus is gone now I have slight ear ache, dizziness, balance problem.Does it sound ear related or possibly MS? Sleep makes it worse
Bet on the virus: Vertigo after a viral upper respiratory infection are fairly common. You can get some inflammation in the vesicular system in your inner ear (part of your ear helping control balance). It goes away after a few days and is nothing to worry about. MS can cause vertigo, but common things be common, bet on the viral infection. If you develop different/new neurology symptoms go see a doc then. ...Read more
Neck pain,head pressure,sensitivity to light/sound, feel drunk, earache MS on DMD 11 months WBC 1.8, Lymph Abs.3 CD4 55, % 18.2, Cd4/Cd8 ratio .43 ?
Concerning : Meningitis is a serious concern as u'r 3 primary symptoms that u listed, plus having immune suppression, are at top of list. Medication side effect possible to, but I STRONGLY RECOMMEND u go to the ER. I have had meningitis and it started with severe headaches, then I could not tolerate light and even moving my eyeballs hurt, plus neck stiffness. ...Read more
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