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Could it be Fibromyalgia?????

Hello i am a 26 year old male , one morning i woke up and both arms and legs felt weak, i will back the story up, before that day i worked out 4 times a week, and i work a office job but had a seasonal job 2 weeks  before i the weakness started that i had to stand and run and jump a lot as a entertainer, so i woke up and felt weak in both legs and arms, i thought maybe i just over did it at the gym so the pain didnt go away for a week or so, so i didnt work out, then i dicided to go to the doctor and at first they blamed it on working out and they checked my vitiam levels and my vitamin levels were alittle low(runs in the family) so she prescribed me vitiam d, took that for about 3 to 4 weeks then didnt notice a difference in pain and i woke up another morning and notice my muscle was twitching in my my right ab, i called the doctors office to see if this was a side effect of the vitiam d and she said no, so i went back there the next week because the twitching started all over my body arms, legs, back, butt, face, neck, she then question me about stress i told her im not really stressed as i have a job i love and a wonderful gf, she wrote me a prescription for anexity meds, well i noticed the pain getting worse and i felt tired alot and pretty much the constant pain areas were in my arms and legs, but i would have pains that come and go in one knee, wrist, evrn my jaw, and  even my hand seems to cramp and fingers randomly hurt especially when i use them, at this point i completely quit working out and still weakness and pain! So i called the doctor agian 3 months or so when it started and she said well we cant do much here so reffered me to a rhematoligist, well had to wait 3 months, still having pain in same areas, still  muscle twitching all over!, stiff neck lower back pain and random tinggling in feet and legs and hands, get minor headaches a few random joint pains and feel tired a lot, like one time i went out with friends a walked alittle bit then normal and the next day i woke up and it felt like 10 pound weights were attached to my feet but lightned up throughout the day, fine the day came to go the the specialist, was excited to figure out what was wrong, well by my suprise i got there and littarlly felt rushed she asked me my symptoms  and then had me pull on her arms and stuff then drew blood and urine sample and xrays of my neck and back and said see you in about 2 months , well im about a month away and finally got a email about my results for the test and found nothing, anyone else have symptoms like theses? Its really frustrating. Thank you for reading this whole post

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  • LizLiz Posts: 9,710

    hello allenda 

    welcome to spine health

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  • memerainboltmemerainbolt IndianaPosts: 6,265

    allenda

    Your post was a little hard to read as you did not use any punctuations or paragraphs.
    What kind of doctor were you seeing? You may have to see a rheumatologist. There is an 18 point test that can be used to determine if it is fibromyalgia. 
    Good luck and we hope you find an answer soon.

    Sandra
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  • i Prefer mri’s Not x-rays.

  • The specialist i saw was a rheumatologist and sorry for the bad grammer.

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  • Anyone have similar symptoms?

  • Update, i got a call from the Rhumtatlogist i'm seeing, she wants me to get a MRI done the 28th and then regroup with here the 5th of Feb. Really hoping the figure out whats wrong with me, and hopefully it's able to be fixed or or treatment that will help, i will keep you all posted

  • all those symptoms mimic a lot of conditions. I am still trying to figure out a lot of my symptoms to this day.have seen two GPs, Chiro, Neurologist, Pain Management doc, ENTs.

    do you get eye symptoms? how is the balance? sorry I ask everyone....


    I have done Xray, MRI, MRA and next I will get EMGs this month.


    I can relate to many of those symptoms and especially the fatigue factor...

    it is frustrating to wait for so long and moreover when the doctors think you're making things up and dismiss you with a "you're fine".

  • Hi allenda
    Sorry you are having to deal with what you are it can be difficult to get a diagnose. But don't give up and don't take the "its all in your head" ever. I have Fibro and yes some of the symptoms suggest it but so many other things can show that too. 
    If I was you I would continue to see a different doctor till you get the answers and a plan for help.
    Do you keep a journal at all it is important to write down what if possible makes it worse or better if any. That way you have good information to discuss with your doctor. 
    Let us know what you find out and best wishes.
    Sherri

  • They referred me to a neroligist on Feb 27th, i asked her about fibromyalgia  and she said we can look into that after the neruligist test

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