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I have had sore arms and one sore leg a couple days after carrying water case Have had history of occasional muscles twitches in calves, bicep, thighs and back last 9 years. Occasional tingling In hands same time. Worried about ALS.Healthy 30 yo male?

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Dr. Stuart Hickerson
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In brief: ALS

Disease involving motor tracts of lateral columns and anterior horns of spinal cord and cranial motor nerves.

Disease usually onset after 40 and male a female are effected equally. Disease is associated by muscle weakness and atrophy initially distally. This is then associated with hyperreflxia/clonus and then odd symptoms such as excessive laughing or crying. Respiratory depression the end.

In brief: ALS

Disease involving motor tracts of lateral columns and anterior horns of spinal cord and cranial motor nerves.

Disease usually onset after 40 and male a female are effected equally. Disease is associated by muscle weakness and atrophy initially distally. This is then associated with hyperreflxia/clonus and then odd symptoms such as excessive laughing or crying. Respiratory depression the end.
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