What is a nerve study?

Electromyography (EMG), and nerve conduction studies (NCS) are performed to assess the integrity of your nerves and muscles. It is usually ordered to ascertain if a patient’s symptoms are due to a problem with a nerve or nerves. It is less commonly ordered to evaluate for the possibility of muscle disease.

What is a nerve study?

Electromyography (EMG), and nerve conduction studies (NCS) are performed to assess the integrity of your nerves and muscles. It is usually ordered to ascertain if a patient’s symptoms are due to a problem with a nerve or nerves. It is less commonly ordered to evaluate for the possibility of muscle disease.