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36, woman, tightness in left leg, some muscle cramping & twitching in both legs, arms, & lower back. Left leg feels tight when walking. ALS?

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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Not clear not ALS

This needs clarification - the twitching can be benign fasiculations but I am not cleare.
It can be neurological

In brief: Not clear not ALS

This needs clarification - the twitching can be benign fasiculations but I am not cleare.
It can be neurological
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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In brief: Jumping the gun

I suppose ALS can be considered but there are also a number of other causes for these symptoms as well.
If this is a concern, ask your regular doctor to refer you to a neurologist.

In brief: Jumping the gun

I suppose ALS can be considered but there are also a number of other causes for these symptoms as well.
If this is a concern, ask your regular doctor to refer you to a neurologist.
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
Dr. Matthew Kozminski
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