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A 58-year-old female asked:

have brief left hand tremor 2-3 x week, always in the morning when holding something or moving it. would sleeping on hand cause this?

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Dr. Marlis Gonzalez fernandez
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 13 years experience
Possible : If the hand was pinched most of the night it is possible that the sensation and motor control are affected. Nerves can be sensitive to pressure and that may cause this feeling. If you change sleeping position and the problem persists seek formal medical evaluation.

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Last updated Nov 28, 2013

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