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  • Severe fatty atrophy of Rectus Abdominus

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 5, 2018 10:37 PM

    Had open cholecystectomy in 1989. Symptoms of pain on affected side at rib/liver area; fatigue; Shortness of Breath; recurring bronchitis; sleep apnea. Recent CT scan showed severely atrophied Rectus abdominis on entire Right side. What treatments are used?

  • female adult woke up walking stiff legs

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 22, 2016 02:36 PM

    I'm a 43-year-old female and in good health until February 2016 when I woke up walking funny. My legs are constantly stiff. They feel like I have 20lb weights on them. I feel weak and extreme fatigue.

  • I think I have Angiolimpoma, what kind of dr. Do u see for this condition?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 8, 2015 04:04 PM

    It started with being diagnosed with R.A.injections and all.my dr. Left and the new dr. Said I didn't have RA and took me off everything. I had nogules on my legs very painful. He didn't know so he sent me to a neurologist. In the mean time I got a second opinion . Fiber myalgia and chronic fatigue...

  • Shoulders ache, can't raise arms, hips as well as knees ache. No strength, fatigue.

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 5, 2014 08:06 PM

    Shoulders ache, can't raise arms up over head. Aches also in hips and now knees are starting to ache. Get fatigued easily. My husband was a very strong active man and in the past 2 months his condition is getting worse. Blood tests didn't show lymes disease. 2 rounds of prednisone improved...

  • 17 female Walking problems numbness,tingling,paralysis in legs & arms & fingers weakness all over

    cutiepie2368 7 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 23, 2014 07:31 PM

    I'm 17 years old from Chicago,IL i have the Illinois medicaid insurance and i have been experiencing the following.. Walking problems Numbness,Tingling,Paralysis(legs & arms & fingers) Weakness all over Muscle spasms Tremors vision problems bladder & bowel issues light headed Falling Vitamin D...

  • Trying to figure out this pain?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 24, 2014 04:29 PM

    My typical day with pain (April 19 2014) 07:15 am, Woke up and lower back hurt -- lasted all day 08:03 am, Sharp pain and numbness in my left buttock and left ankle (outside part) lasted 15 min. 09:36 am, Left Shoulder and stiff neck pain, was sitting on couch during the time lasted 25 min. 10:23...

  • Please help my wife

    SSALTMAN 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions October 28, 2013 03:29 AM

    We have been struggling with this for 5 years and she is at the end of her rope. Hx below35 y/o female with fatigue, increased abdominal girth, weight gain, myalgia, bilateral wrist and had pain with swollen hands and fingers. Patient can no longer wear rings that she had worn for 6 years. ...

  • SAPHO syndrome discussion

    lismay 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions April 4, 2013 02:02 PM

    Hi. I am 49 years old and recently was formally diagnosed with SAPHO syndrome.It is an autoimmune condition that attacks my bones and joints. S= synovitis A=Acne P=Pustulosis H=hyperostosis O=OsteitisSome people have both their skin and bones affected. I am fortunate it is only in my joints and...

  • Upper body pain with liver inflammation

    Buddybill 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions September 17, 2011 09:50 PM

    A few weeks ago I developed flu like symptoms except it involved cold sweats and shaking as well as fever, headache, neck pain and nausea. Eventually the flu symptoms faded and the doctors found I have an inflamed liver. Tests have found I don't have Hepatitis A, B, and C. I now have severe pain in...

  • New/In Need Of Help...

    zackman 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 23, 2011 01:35 AM

    I am a 40 year old male who has had consistent reoccuring health issues for more than 9 years now. Over the past year, these issues have left me essentially disabled, unable to work and without an income. I've been labeled as a hypochondriac, lazy, and every other kind of negative term that goes...

  • Cant see my doctor till the 1st of sept, need help.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions August 9, 2011 02:44 AM

    Four days ago while working, i became light headed and fatigued. These symptoms progressed into feeling weak in my entire body, especially in my legs to the point where I sometimes feel like i can hardly walk, and dry, sore eyes where i constantly feel like i have to put in eye drops. The fatigue...

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  • Fybromyalgia or something else??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 5, 2011 09:36 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • Muscles are breaking??

    fallingapartmommy 1 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:19 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • My muscles are breaking?

    fallingapartmommy 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions July 4, 2011 04:16 AM

    Hello, I am 30 yrs old. I have 2 kids, 10 and 6. I am 5'1 and 100lbs. About a yr ago I was diagnosed by a Rheumo with Fibromyalgia and then by my PM with nerve damage in my L5 from a EMG. Test done: I have had a MRI of my back, neck and hips all normal. I have had blood work including ANA all...

  • extreme fatigue, joint pain, hair loss, and uncertainty :(

    chipster 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 18, 2011 04:03 AM

    Hi! I'm a 20 year old female experiencing the following symptoms:Drs say symptoms don't lead to a clear diagnosis. can anyone give direct me to something? joint pain (knees, wrists, fingers, ankles. worse with exercise)hair loss (non-patchy. for 3 months)fatigued all day longcracky joints my...

  • joint pain, hair loss, fatigue. just 20!

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 16, 2011 05:17 AM

    Hi I am just 20 years old and these are the debilitating symptoms I've been experiencing. Does anyone have any idea what it could be??Hair loss (for 3 months.. non-patchy. still obvious)Fatigue (started a few months ago. ready to pass out after 9 hours)Joint pain (in the knees for years. now in...

  • I am giong crazy with this pain

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions June 8, 2011 04:23 PM

    I am 22 years old and since last year, I have been experiencing painful neck spasms that affect me every day. The pain feels as if someone is pulling my neck to the right and indeed I have noticed a slight shift of the neck. I am terrified because I don't know what is happening to me. My mother has...

  • Could this be Fifth's (Parvo B19)

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 22, 2011 09:53 PM

    I have been suffering for the past 5 months from what is right now and undiagnosed but is getting worse.It started with some swelling on my hands and a rash which has now been diagnosed as chronic hives (doesn't look like a fifth's rash at all) but unknown what is causing it.All of my symptoms come...

  • Very Bad Bone Aching

    NerdOfMadness 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions March 12, 2011 01:25 AM

    Sense this wednesday on march I been having bone aching problems, Everytime I cough my head starts to hurt,Now my eyes are aching,Tension and mood swings also as well as depression and fatigue. I don't know anything about it on why this is happening. I might have little knowledge on it but it...

  • Worried, need answers, please help

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Muscle conditions February 17, 2011 09:18 PM

    I am writing this in regards to what is going on with my husband. We have been dealing with this for several years. What we know is that it all started with his feet hurting, painful to stand at work/sore to touch the skin. Then he started having what he describes as charlie horses in random...