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I have fasciculations in my legs. I have had 2 EMGs, six months

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I have fasciculations in my legs. I have had 2 EMGs, six months apart. Both came back clear. I am told I have brisk reflexes. Should I be concerned?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Shantal-Mod replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 3 years ago.
Hello
I would not be concerned.
Without other symptoms and a normal EMG, this is benign fasiculations.

I would check a magnesium level...it is depleted in our current diet.

If it is less than 2.5 I would supplement.

You should have had a good neuro exam with the EMG which I assume is the case.
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