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Bluffton, SC
A 25-year-old female asked:

What causes shaking in your hands theres been times when my hands have been shaking a lot my whole body does not shake though?

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Dr. David Ellis
Family Medicine 43 years experience
Tremors : Causes for this type of hand movement can range from medication side effects, family history of tremors, Parkinson's disease. It is important for a physician to review medical history, examine and decide if a referral to a neurologist is needed.
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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
See neurologist : May well have familial essential tremor but you need to have thyroid checked. Some medication could be culprit and sometimes occult metabolism issues underlie this. Get it checked as can be treated
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Last updated Dec 20, 2020

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