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A 20-year-old female asked:

My left hand and upper arm occasionally shakes out of nowhere, and today my right arm started for the first time. is this something i should be speaking to my doctor about? what could it be?

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Dr. Héctor Maldonado gómez
Specializes in General Practice
Definitely: These symptoms can be associated with a wide range of neurological or metabolic conditions. You should consult it with your treating doctor and if needed he may refer you to a neurologist and perform studies to make a diagnosis.

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Last updated Oct 22, 2019

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