I am an anxious guy and often have twitching in different parts of my body. But now I can feel twitching in my stomach too. I read that this is not common and could be an early sign of ALS. Do I need to worry?
Considering your history, your problem is suggestive of benign fasciculation syndrome (BFS). It is the most prevalent cause of long-standing generalized muscle twitches and it is a benign condition. If your problem was ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis), after such a long time you would have undoubtedly had muscle atrophy. BFS can manifest in every muscle including the abdominal wall muscles. In contrast, abdominal wall muscle twitching is less prevalent in the initial stages of ALS.
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