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Still dont have a Diagnosis since 2007. Can anyone shed some light??

Hi, I'm new to this community.  Ive been having several symptoms since 2007.  Symptoms started with weakness in rt leg and arm. eye pain in rt eye.  Then progressed to pain in thighs started on rt side now on both sides, constant jumping muscles esp when at rest. Numbness in hands, pain in rt shoulder


blade, extreme exhaustion,  legs feel heavy, blurred vision rt eye pale optic disc.  Pain is now bilateral, jumping muscles all over. Both legs feel heavy. Also have lesion (was told a syrinx) at c6-c7.
Please any suggestion would be most welcome.  I've been suffering since 2007 still no diagnosis.
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1756321 tn?1547095325
It looks like you have a diagnosis.  A syringomyelia is a fluid-filled cyst (syrinx) within the spinal cord.


Mayo clinic - Syringomyelia...

"Syringomyelia symptoms usually develop slowly over time. If your syringomyelia is caused by protrusion of brain tissue into your spinal canal (Chiari malformation), symptoms generally may begin between ages 25 and 40.

In some cases, coughing or straining may trigger symptoms of syringomyelia, although neither causes syringomyelia.

The following early signs and symptoms of syringomyelia may affect the back of your neck, shoulders, arms and hands first:

Muscle weakness and wasting (atrophy)
Loss of reflexes
Loss of sensitivity to pain and temperature

Other signs and symptoms of syringomyelia may include:

Stiffness in your back, shoulders, arms and legs
Pain in your neck, arms and back
Bowel and bladder function problems
Muscle weakness and spasms in your legs
Spinal curvature (scoliosis)"

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