Electromyography (EMG) (Neurology)
Body Area: Back / Spine
Body Parts: Lower Spine
Symptoms: Decreased Movement
An Electromyography (EMG) is conducted to analyze and record electrical activity of the muscles. Frequently an EMG is performed in conjunction with a nerve conduction study. EMG may assist in the diagnosis nerve compression or injury, nerve root injury and with other muscular or never dilemmas.