A member asked:

I'm 18 and a female. hands move on own, can hold hand out and it jumps around. muscle twitches in face are also common, as well as in legs. need answer before appointment in dec. please help?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Harold Fields answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Tremors may be caused in many ways. You need a complete examination and the required tests to determine the diagnosis Good Luck

Answered 10/30/2022


Dr. Bennett Machanic answered

Specializes in Neurology

You appear to suffer from a movement disorder. These jerks and twitches could well be due to myoclonic activity, but without direct visualization, this is merely speculative. A neurological consult is advised. We may be able to better assist via a virtual consult (www.connect@healthtap.com)

Answered 11/8/2022



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