- CASE FILE
Past 4 years fatigued. Muscle loss. Pain in lower extremities. When active (4 hours or more a day) arms and leg pulsate. Thighs heavy.
ABOUT THIS CASE FILE
Past 4 years have been fatigued, weak, having muscle loss. Doctors, 3 Neurologists, 2 Rheumatologists. Infectious disease. 2 Neuromuscular. cardiologist. I have slight muscle loss in my heart lower left side. Have had a muscle biopsy, showed fibers as lack of use. Pet scan, MRI of heart, besides loss no other issues.MRI of brain showed little white matter. MRI of cervical spine and lower lumbar shows herniated discs and spondylosis. MRI of hands and feet shows mild arthritis. Recently discovered I have MGUS which is being monitored past 6 months. Recent visit showed bands have not changed so it is inactive. June of this year spinal tap which all was good except for oligloconal band count which was 5. Mayo lab reference range is 4 or more. Been told I do not have MS as brain MRI is good. Mother had MS onset at an early age she also developed multiple mylenoma mid 70"s.
Condition is progressively getting worse.