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Old 02-13-2008, 08:24 AM   #1
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Question Anyone Please Help!

I have posted before, I am trying to find out about EMG tests.

What am I in for with this test?

How accurate are they? Do they test the muscles also or nerves only?

Any information would be very appreciated.

 
Old 02-13-2008, 06:14 PM   #2
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Re: Anyone Please Help!

An EMG is when they put these little needles in your muscle which sends a little electric shock to the muscle. It's used to determine the nerve activity in the muscles.
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