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Hey everyone, I know this is a very rare disease and also something to not take lightly. I wouldn't be posting unless I thought something was definitely off.
OK so some background, I'm 25 and very fit and healthy. I played professional football for 2 years before my career was cut short from concussions. So about 3 months ago I began experiencing some weakness and muscle spasms throughout my left side of my body. I went to the doctor and they ran an MRI on my brain and also did a full blood panel. Nothing came up so I was cleared. This continued to occur for awhile but would come and go in a way.
Now about 4 weeks ago I was experiencing muscle spasms only in my thumb in my ulnar muscle. This has been on and off now since then, and with it I have had some clumsiness in my pink finger the last week. I have no noticeable weakness or atrophy but nonstop spasms in my left arm and my pinky finger wanting to bend all the time. I'm pretty worried about it but wanted to wait until after the holiday season to see the doctor about all of this.
Does this sound anything like ALS, I know it's rare but I'm pretty worried as the symptoms seem to be staying and not going away.
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