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Old 02-13-2013, 05:41 AM   #1
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went to the doctors

well I went to the doctors yesterday told her all of my symptoms of numbing and pain ect . so off for tons of blood work she also put me on wellbutrin maybe she thinks im going nuts lol but anyway now I just wait for blood work to see if something comes back to rule out things she also mentioned diabeties along with my thyroid, b12 , and MS there are so many things it could be . so I was told to take over counter sleep aid for now so i did that last night was up half the night with pain in my upper arms it hurt so bad to even move them everytime I moved in my sleep it would wake me up because along with the numbing this pain in my upper arm hurts so bad it feels like the muscle is so weak this morning I cant even lift my arm I sure hope they find out what this is it sucks thanks for letting me vent

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Re: went to the doctors

Venting is good!

The good tests can indeed rule out many things, but it does not eliminate MS totally. That said, however, if a blood tests shows a deficiency for vitamin D, for example, after 4-6 months on vitamin D you should be checked again to make sure the nutrient levels are proper and to determine if you have any symptoms remaining which would leave MS as a possibility.

Many times it can be a deficiency, but not always. Your blood tests are a great first step!
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