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right thumb tremor

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Tremor: Could be some type of irritation to the pulley system of your thumb. Electrolyte problems such as potassium, sodium, magnesium or calcium problem coul ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
12 years experience Internal Medicine
Electrolyte issue: Minor/slight intentional (trying to do something) tremors occurs from time to time. The cause can be minor electrolyte imbalances, feeling tired, etc ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Tremoring thumb: PerC ~ no this would be an extremely unusual way for parkinsons disease to manifest. Since it appears to be so directly related to texting, have you c ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mohammad Homsi
33 years experience Neurology
Tremor: Tremors have a lot of causes it can be simple or serious, excessive caffeine intake, stress, tiredness or lack of sleep can cause tremors, hyperthyroi ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
29 years experience Family Medicine
Overuse?: Possible you have overuse syndrome or anxiety. Try changing your position and habits. Symptoms like these are best evaluated in person by your physici ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Parthiban Munnainathan
8 years experience Family Medicine
Other nerve problems: Hi, Thank you for your question. I highly recommend to get examined by a physician. If you were my patient I would rule out ALS first. Hope that he ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shin Beh
Dr. Shin Beh answered
9 years experience Neurology
Fasciculations: It's sometimes common to have muscle fasciculations, where muscles twitch on their own and can cause small, involuntary movements. It can be associate ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
33 years experience Neurology
Likely not: Describing an exaggerated physiological tremor that nay be either familial or related to anxiety. Best to discuss with your doctor.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
It may: If irritated, the nerve may cause some thumb issues.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
See a neurologist: Description does not suggest ET
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