EMG and Nerve Conduction Tests

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This four-page illustrated handout helps people prepare for an electromyogram (EMG) or nerve conduction test, which are tests that measure how nerves and/or muscles respond to electrical activity in different ways. It outlines what the tests check for, and identifies what patients should tell their doctor before the test. The document provides brief step-by-step explanations of what will happen during each test.

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Keywords:
Electromyography, Neuromuscular diseases
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Date Last Reviewed:
5/1/2009
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