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Muscle Disorders

Also known as Baclofen, Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, Glycogen Storage Disease, McArdle’s Disease, Myoclonus, Pompe's Disease, Tarui's Disease, Von Gierke's Disease

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  • Muscle jerks and jolts in neck before sleeping.

    For the last 2 months I have been experiencing muscle spasms that occur in my wrists, feet, legs and neck. The scariest of them all are only what I can describe as zaps from the base of my neck right into my brain. I sometimes get a clicking/creaking noise along with it. I've been researching and...

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  • Muscle twitches and spasms all over body

    This particular problem started about 5 years ago, however it was much more mild and not as worrying. The muscle twitches originally started in my feet and legs, and was more of an annoyance than anything. At the time I also had trouble sleeping, so my doctor suggested a sleep study, perhaps the twitching...

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  • Muscle mass loss and left side dull pain

    I'm losing muscle from whole left side of my body. It is from face, shoulder , hand and legs. I did MRI and few other tests but not much luck finding why it is causing. I saw a post from 2015 in here with same issue. Can anyone help me or having same issue. Thanks in advance ! 

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  • I've had muscle blockages all my life.

    I've always had muscle tension all over my body. Whenever I try to run, my muscles "block" and I'm not able to move them. It feels like my muscles are cramping and can't react properly. My muscles have to warm up and be used for a while to relax them and to function properly. This...

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  • Constant stiff calf muscle in right leg

    Hi Just wondering if anyone can shed any light on this... I'm a 36 year old man, in reasonable shape, 6ft 1 and I have a fairly sedentary office job although I walk 2 miles a day to the station and back. For the last 6-9 months I have been experiencing pain in my right calf muscle. I feels really...

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  • calf tear

    if your calf popped what grade of a tear rupture is it? i just tore mine last Wednesday heard a pop went got a mri but not seeing the orthopedic until mid august but was told i was not a stat patient.hopefully that's a good thing i use a wrap and a brace to move around better. i can walk very slow...

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  • Torn calf muscle

    2 and a half weeks ago I tore my calf muscle. I went to minor injury unit at local hospital. They didn't need to do a scan. They diagnosed torn calf muscle and gave me crutches and told me to rest it for two weeks. Not sure but I think it must have been a Grade 3 tear as I could not walk on it without...

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  • Whole left side body pain and muscle mass loss

    I had this left side of my wholebody muscle pain off and on since the age of 18. I'm ok for few year or so and than it comes back. I lost muscle mass on my whole left side close to inch and half due to that reason. I had two neck surgery and I thought it would fix the issue but it stays the same....

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  • Involuntary muscle twitches that occur mostly before sleep.

    I have had some involuntary muscle twitches occurring in my legs, arms, neck, feet and wrists. These occur mostly at night just before I fall asleep. I have now found that they occur during the day too, mostly in my legs. But at night, these are with much more force. Can anyone relate? Obviously I am...

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  • Right upper arm muscle twitching

    hi, im started to feel that my upper right arm feel twitching and its painless. what is the symptom of  twitching of upper arm and what is the treatment can reduce the feeling of twitching

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  • Glycogen storage

    Hi all new to the group,22yr old male and was just wondering what symptoms you have had to be diagnosed with glycogen storage disorder or disease.. and what tests were ran to confirm diagnosis as i am having multiple symptoms but the dr wont test me as he says its a rare thing and nothing to worry about....

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  • Weak leg muses and arms when i wake.up

    Hi i'm 20 years old sometimes my leg muscles and arms are so weak and on this day it was the worse my legs can't support me anymore this was the second time happen to me last 2 years ago but as i said there are times happens but not worse it just triggers when i work for long day i decide to...

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  • A poking-like sensation on various parts of my body

    I’m not sure if my case could be classified as muscle disorder, but definitely there is something wrong with it. I’ve been suffering from sleep disorder for the past ten years. One of the symptoms that keep on interrupting my sleep at night is a sensation of a very focused pulsation, a poking-like sensation,...

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  • Recent EMG, neurological and muscle issues

    I have been having neurological issues for some time. My neurologist had been suspecting something like MS but yesterday I had my EMG and he seemed to be thinking totally different. During the test, he asked if I had ever seen a neuromuscular specialist, which is of course what first concerned me. He...

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  • Man in the burell

    Hi, My sweet dad has lost his muscles in his arms and neck, And got diagnosed with "man in the Burrell" syndrome. Anyone here have any advice for us? Is there anything he can do? Some alternative treatment? Anything?? There is so little information about this, so I'm desperate for help....

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  • I'm looking for answers...

    I have been experiencing twitches and jolts everyday for around six months. The jolts or jumps seem to happen when I'm relaxed and either sitting or laying down. My arm or leg (sometimes both legs) will jump as if they've been shocked! I also get this jumping in my thumbs and this happens multiple...

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  • Twitching

    Hi all Just needed some advice if possible Started in march with a forearm twitch that went after 3 or 4days. Had other twitches but seemed to stop. Went through the whole als anxiety and then read an article about symptoms and it seemed to calm me down. Went to the doctor who said I had slightly...

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  • Muscle Or Nerve injury after gym session

    Hello - For about 3yrs i've been dealing with tightness/fatigue pain/and dull ache in and around my glutes and piriformis and back of legs.   I've had MRIs and other tests that show nothing wrong with my spine or otherwise.   Last year i was dead lifting when i felt a twinge...

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  • Muscle twitches that doesn't let me sleep..

    I've been experiencing muscle twitches..mild..that continues for 3hrs..usually occurs in the nigt..it occurs abt twice a month sometimes thrice..b4 i gad it oly in my legs..recently i started having it in my arms forearms wrists back shoulder.. when it occurs i dnt sleep properly fr 1 2hrs..though...

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  • Chronic rhomboid and traps muscle spasm

    I'm back again, I'm really struggling right now, my rhomboids and trapezius muscles keep going into spasm, it's almost in a daily basis and sometimes they last for months, weeks or a few days but no sooner does it settle it starts again without any warning and this can be when I'm just...

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  • Genetic testing results help

    My muscle biopsy revealed i have a core myopathy potentially remarkable for showing minicore disease and had to have genetic testing done to locate the mutation causing the core myopthy. The results of the genetic testing are quite... interesting. I was hoping you guys could help me decode it and...

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  • swollen leg

    started 3 years ago, 'muscle strain' in calf, swelling didnt reduce with meds, then ruptured Bakers Cyst,  had scan/doppler/measured for compression socks, still swelling very evident, painful, tight, nipping feeling and heat!!! end of my tether now, cant think what to do, tried physio (private)...

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  • Chronic groin, piriformis, sciatic pain

    I've had chronic pain in my right groin for about 2 years. The pain is difficult to pinpoint when palpating, but always seems to be more anteriomedial. Sometimes I get other aches in my adductors. Initially I was pain free during sport, but felt my groin was tight when I cooled down. The tightness...

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  • Exercise intolerance. Advice needed.

    I am suffering from extreme exercise intolerance. I used to be active (playing tennis, swimming, gym) but lately, my muscles hardly recover after (moderate) exercise. Also, it does not feel like regular muscle pain but rather a continuous burning sensation in the muscles. It affects mainly my arms,...

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  • Myasthenia gravis IVIg

    Hi, My Father 79yrs old also having myasthenia gravis for last 8 years. He is under medication . Now he started feeling weakness , not able stand and also not able eat himself. Now Neurologist suggests to go for IVIg or Plasmapheresis . I am not sure how this treatment will be effective . Do we need...

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  • gekp

    I've been taking baclofen and co coronal naproxen for spasms and chronic back pain. I had to go to er and was given a fortecortin and tramadol injection for the pain. They never told me if I can still take my. Baclofen as my go told me not to stop taking it. Any help would be appreciated

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  • Forearm and calf twitch

    For 5 weeks have had twitching that comes and goes in forearm and occasional calf Now sore aching arm for a couple of days Any one else have anything like this? I so worried about what this could be

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  • Right Forearm Twitch - localised

    Hi all  4 weeks ago i noticed a twicth in right arm - disappered after 3 days and has now been back for around 2/3 weeks  same please but occasionly i feel it moved into tricep  cause my arm to feel tired sometimes and very very mild stiffness in my right hand. No weakness though ...

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