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  • MS or other? Clean MRI

    Mama W 7 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 27, 2008 12:37 AM

    I am a 26 year old female with a family history of MS. For the last 8 months I have experienced some possible signs and symptoms of MS. The doctor thought it was a possibility so he persued it, but I had a lot of blood work done, some audiology testing and a brain MRI, all which are normal...

  • How accurate is the spinal tap results for MS?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 23, 2008 03:49 AM

    How accurate are the results from a spinal tap in diagnosing MS? When I google the other medical terms of diagnosis found within the test interpretation, I find my symptoms are similar and I don't know if I am in denial or if I should get a 2nd opinion. I simply want to justify my uncertainty and...

  • hHigh Protein in CSF, Babinski Reflex and positive ANA

    ctcollins 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 14, 2008 11:43 PM

    Hello, I am an 38 yr old male and for the past 2 1/2 yrs I have been out of work due to constant head aches and migraines, fatigue, dizzy, constant pain, ringing ears ( very loud ), sensative to sound causes myoclonic episodes, eye pain, blurred vision when hot, eye floaters. Extremely sensitive to...

  • Do you think this is should get treated for MS?

    myalias101 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 12, 2008 02:45 PM

    Ill try and keep this short.But basically ive had an ongoing litany of health issues ( http://forums.wrongdiagnosis.com/showthread.php?t=7797&page=3 ).I was diagnosed with Lymes disease. Although my Neuro, last time i saw him, still thought i may also have MS.He said if things got any worse the...

  • are these some symptoms?

    tessylou143 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis August 31, 2008 04:25 PM

    Help! I have been told by one physician that I may have MS!! Here are my symptoms...Started at age 24 - would get area on right shin - appx 3" diameter - that would burn to touch, much like a rug burn, but by the end of the day would have moved up to my thigh. The original site would be fine. These...

  • A little info please....

    amicrazy 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis August 20, 2008 02:04 PM

    How do you know if you have MS...what are the symptoms?

  • MS or Lyme Disease?

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis July 20, 2008 01:17 AM

    Many people diagnosed with MS actually have Lyme Disease. I affects your Neurosystem as well. Just a heads up for your consideration. I was diagnosed with Lyme on Thursday.Brenda

  • i dont know what to do any more help me

    max001 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis June 11, 2008 02:28 AM

    Hi guys I am 28 year old male with no health problems,7 months back I lost my job and after worrying my self sick I developed twitching all over my body even my tongue. I seen 2 doctors and they took blood and urine but did not find anything and told me its anxiety I do worry specially about my...

  • forgot to mention Fatigue

    terrilynnn 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis May 20, 2008 02:21 PM

    I forgot to mention the fatigue. Everything will be fine & I will be full of energy then all of a sudden I will be so tired, as if I had just climbed a huge mountain. All of these symptoms seem to come & go except for my eye, it stays the same. I am going to see an eye donctor this morning & have...

  • Could it be MS

    terrilynnn 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis May 20, 2008 02:16 PM

    Hi everyone this is my first post on this site and it looked pretty informative. I started having some strange sypmtoms in March. My arms and part of my chest would tingle & get a burning sensation that would come and go. My legs get pains in them like RLS and I have had some pretty bad dizziness....

  • MS and other symptoms and Dr.s keep retesting

    lizzi9983 2 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis November 23, 2007 08:49 PM

    I have firbomaygia but have symtoms that were never covered in that condition. I have extreme muscle spasms, seizers to the point that I had gone to a neurologist to be tested for MS. He did a MRI of my brian and he said it was fine. Monday I went to Rehab. Doctor and he was testing my reflexs and...

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  • A couple of thoughts, quick question here

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis November 17, 2007 04:28 AM

    So I'm a person who knows hardly anything about MS. But I've been sick for a few weeks now (fever, exhaustion, swollen nodes, and on and on) with no diagnosis yet, and I've been looking up symptoms on this website to explore what this could be. I'm not really thinking that whatever I have now is...

  • burning deep in leg short of breath

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis October 29, 2007 10:50 PM

    hi i get bouts of burning deep in right leg not painful but very anoying i also have bouts of breathing problems and just last couple weeks have been getting burning on left side of chest i had mri of head without contrast 3 months ago showed no lessions i also wake up with my left hand numb in...

  • MS, CFS or psychosomatic

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis October 18, 2007 01:25 PM

    Hi all just looking for a bit of advice. I am 32 years old and have been having very weird things happening to me over last 2 years. I am getting nowhere with my neurologist at all. He basically thinks this is all in my head. My story starts with loss of strenght in my left arm and left leg, pins...

  • Is it MS?

    countrygirl56 3 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis October 8, 2007 04:41 PM

    Help I am new and i am in severe pain every day,with headaches,back ache that goes up and down my spine,numbness and tingling threw my whole body and my eye sight is going bad. I went to my family dr. who did a MRI and said i had lesions on my brain that it was possibly MS,she made a drs appt. with...

  • primary progressive MS????

    moparman70440 0 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis October 4, 2007 03:46 PM

    Hello. I am a 43 year old male. 2 yrs ago I started experiencing right side pain that was intense but intermittent. Could not stand still for for than couple minutes or sit in one position long.Dx as skeletal muscle strain. medicine did not help.Eventually moved to the right side also. I have a...

  • Here's my symptoms...Help?

    TRenee 3 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 21, 2007 11:55 PM

    The basic about me is I am 19 yr old female who has had a long history of about 6 years of major problems. The strangest part is that it is is spells in which i will have a period of no symptoms but when they come back they are worse. Family histroy of neurological issues but no diagnosis.Hand...

  • Neurologic spells...MS maybe?

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 21, 2007 09:15 PM

    I am a 19 year old female who has had constant health problem "spells" for many years. My first major thing happed when i was 13 i was just doing daily things and my leg collapsed and was paralyzed for quite some time. I went to the hospital and after running tests they said that it must have...

  • Do I have MS???

    Anonymous 4 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 6, 2007 10:46 PM

    I have had a weird tingling feeling on and off for the last ten years, since I was 18 years old. It always happenned after I took some type of medication, like Bendryl, so I thought it was nothing.Recently, it has become really bad. I went to see a neurologist, and he sent me to an MRI of my head...

  • Clear MRI, but Weird Symptoms

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Multiple Sclerosis September 6, 2007 07:17 PM

    For the past eight years my hands/wrists and feet/lower legs have been tingling/numb off and on. Lately they have been worse, with a great deal of weakness in my lower arms and hands. (I drop stuff!). I have off and on fatigue with no cause, I have become very forgetful, no concentration, use the...