Which specialist consultations are beneficial to patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)?

Updated: Nov 13, 2019
  • Author: Kathleen Clem, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Andrew K Chang, MD, MS  more...
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Refer patients to a neurologist experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular diseases.

Refer to a pulmonologist if respiratory failure is imminent and patient wishes allow.


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