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A 39-year-old male asked:

39y/m. 6 mth history of hand shakes.now leg weakness &uncontrolled bouncing in propulsive posture like bent over washing face. what causes this? also have bad back but, i don't feel it is the source,

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
Concerned: It is comcerning . Your history suggests rheumatoid or auto immune disease. Advise to start with a rhumatologist and may be also a neurologist.Esrlier diagnosed better the outcome.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Thyroid problems: Causes for both leg weakness and hand tremors are few and almost all are thyroid disease related: symptoms.Rightdiagnosis.Com/.../hand-tremor/leg-weakness.Htm.

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Last updated Nov 21, 2013

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