What Are the Symptoms of Bulbar ALS Disease?

Q:
What are the symptoms of bulbar ALS disease?

A:
Bulbar ALS disease symptoms include:

  • Aspiration Pneumonia is common due to weak chest muscles.
  • Bladder and bowel movement are not affected.
  • Chronic fatigue.
  • Difficulty in breathing.
  • Difficulty in chewing and swallowing food.
  • Difficulty in closing the eye lids and mouth.
  • Food may get choked in the food pipe or wind pipe.
  • Sleepiness during day time.
  • Slurred speech is the first sign.
  • Tremors in the tongue.
  • Uncontrollable laughing.

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