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A 42-year-old female asked about a 19-year-old male:

20 yold son architect student.hands shake while drawing. what could be the cause?should he do specific blood tests?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Neurology consult: If this is appearing at age 20, it is likely to be benign familial tremor and would be manageable by Propranolol or observation. If a beer makes it vanish, this is probably the diagnosis. A visit to a neurologist is in order to rule this in or out, or find another cause.

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Last updated May 19, 2018

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