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L'Hermittes

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   I seem to recall reading in a post that l'hermittes isn't necessarily only felt when you bend your neck forward.  That it can be felt in your arms, legs, hands, feet.  I frequently get a zap from my elbow, or slightly higher, to my fingers, and from my knees to my toes.  Only once, that I recall, from my neck.  Well, one day of little zaps.  

   Could that be considered l'hermittes?  Or is it just from the neck?

   Thanks.

  Erica
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L'hermittes is considered the zap from neck flexion. It's a 'sign' of MS, which surprises me because it's one thing that can be only reported and not seen by a neuro. MSers often get other electrical zaps as well, though these aren't part of L'hermittes.

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