persistent~TamiMember Since 17 May 2009
Offline Last Active May 20 2009 11:27 AM
I'm a newbie here,struggling to understand why I've been so I'll when I came across this forum..I'm sooooo grateful and cant tell you how relieved to know I'm not alone.After a life time of symptoms and not putting the pieces togeather ,I feel really good about the idea that there is a solution..YAHHH!!!
My name is Tami (ie persistent~Tami)..I was born and raised in Sac,Ca. married with two daughters 15 y/o and 10 y/o. I work in medical in Pediatric Neurology. I love to garden and love animals.I have two dogs and two cats.
Since January when my health took a strange turn,I've been increasing getting worse with new symptoms that Dr.'s cant seem to explain.
Symptoms listed not in specific order~ General malaise,easily fatigued,dizziness,brain fog,balance trouble,bloating after eating,acid reflux,buzzing sensation,tingling in face ,jaw,hands,feet,toes,legs,newly Dx with optical migraines,eye floaters,eye lid twitching,intermitten eye pain,burning tongue sensation,chest pain,whezzing,panic attacks,trouble with memory & concentration,irritability,insomnia,muscle twitching,increased back pain ,cramping in hands and feet,fat pads on fingers wrinkled,fluctuating diarrhea and constipation,abdominal pain,decreased libido,bruised easily, trouble with blood not clotting,throat pain, trouble swallowing,new onset of panic attacks,ear fullness with fluid and media otis,unexplained rashes,[u]PAIN!! did I say pain?Head to toe,gland swelling exspecialy in armpits,
Radiology Test's~MRI of brain,MRI of brachial plexus,EMG,MRI Cervical & Lumbar,Xray's of chest ,hand,back & neck.
Blood work complete with ANA, RF, Cyclic Citrul Peptid, ,Anti -Scleroderma,Anti- smith, Anti -SSA, Anti-SSB anemia,cbc,tsh,Chem 20,adrenal,hormones,glucose,Sedrate,had blood Analysted, you name it..Dr. never checked for Celiac or iron defiency.Even though I've asked.
Specialist seen-Rheumatology,Thoracic Outlet specialist, Spine Dr.,Dr in Analyst blood ,and am currently in PT
Diagnosed~Possible Thoracic Outlet Syndrome..this ones tough ,pending outcome of PT,Cervicle and Lumbar disease,Left hand Subchondral Bone cyst,positive ANA with Speckled pattern,Vit D deficiency,red bone conversion at T1 in spine ..this is still a mystery,lactose intolerance,depression,new panic attacks,insomnia.
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