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Spasms are a symptom of essential tremor? If yes, deep brain stimulation surgery can improve spasms as well as tremor?

Spasms are a symptom of essential tremor? If yes, deep brain stimulation surgery can improve spasms as well as tremor?

For ET possible: Depends what is causing the problem. Spasms can be caused by many things, usually peripheral and unlikely to respond to dbs. There is some evidence that dbs helps with refractory et (2008 american academy of neurology, practice parameter publication). ...Read more

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Tremor (Definition)

A tremor is an unintentional trembling or shaking movement in a part of the body, and usually occurs in the hands. It can occur in healthy individuals, but tremors are also present in brain diseases ...Read more


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Spasms are a symptom of essential tremor? If yes, deep brain stimulation surgery can improve spasms as well as tremor?

Spasms are a symptom of essential tremor?

If yes, deep brain stimulation surgery can improve spasms as well as tremor?

Possibly: Please get in touch with a neurosurgeon or neurologist who are involved with this procedure. The degree of tremors that you are affected with, as well as what causes them, will be very important in understanding wether you are a candidate for this procedure. ...Read more

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Is it possible 2 have MS even if the brain MRI was normal? I have all the symptoms; fallen102 times since oct12, speech&memory issues, tremoring etc

Is it possible 2 have MS even if the brain MRI was normal? I have all the symptoms; fallen102 times since oct12, speech&memory issues, tremoring etc

See below: If you have a normal MRI of brain and spinal cord, you do NOT have MS. You may well have neurological issues, and there should not be much challenge in confirming your diagnosis if you find an experienced competent neurologist. ...Read more

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Are brain fog and tremor, nervous breakdowns, difficulty swallowing and difficulty saying some words ALL symptoms of thyroid dysfunction?

Are brain fog and tremor, nervous breakdowns, difficulty swallowing and difficulty saying some words ALL symptoms of thyroid dysfunction?

Brain fog?: Sorry: "Brain fog" and "nervous breakdowns" are of no use in assessing your problem because they don't really mean anything except to you. Have you been diagnosed with thyroid dysfunction? Or are you looking for some physical cause for what is actually a psychological problem? ...Read more

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I have hypercalcemia and 4 small brain lesions. Doctors aren't sure what's wrong. Symptoms: constipation, dizziness, slight arm tremor, gerd. I'm 21.

I have hypercalcemia and 4 small brain lesions. Doctors aren't sure what's wrong. Symptoms: constipation, dizziness, slight arm tremor, gerd. I'm 21.

HyperCa: Your symptoms are typical of hypercalcemia. I would recommend that you seek consultation with a specialist: endocrinology for sure, and probably a neurologist for the brain lesions. ...Read more

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Any ideas on what could present with a raised hand rash AND neurological symptoms (brain fog, tremor, loss of balance?)

Any ideas on what could present with a raised hand rash AND neurological symptoms (brain fog, tremor, loss of balance?)

Did you take: anything for the rash that may have caused side effects like benadryl (diphenhydramine) ? Did you get bit or stung by something ? Are you running a fever? Best have yourself looked at if your situation is worsening or does not resolve quickly. ...Read more

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These are my symptoms. Fatigue, sweating, constipation, hand tremors, weight gain, brain fog, feeling like my heart is racing. I know this isn't normal?

These are my symptoms. Fatigue, sweating, constipation, hand tremors, weight gain,  brain fog, feeling like my heart is racing. I know this isn't normal?

No, see Dr: It is a mixed picture, which means there is more information to be obtained from the history prior to a thorough exam and likely some blood/urine tests to see what is going on. See your dr / urgent care dr for initial evaluation. ...Read more

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Looking for a good movement specialist in Las Vegas. I have tremors when reaching up. I have left side weakness, lesion on right side of brain. ?

Looking for a good movement specialist in Las Vegas.  I have tremors when reaching up.  I have left side weakness, lesion on right side of brain. ?

Neurological Eval.: In my opinion, you need a good neurological evaluation. How long have you had your symptoms? If they are new, and especially if they come and go, I think you should go to the ER. If they come and go, then that sounds like transient ischemic attacks, which are basically warning signs for a stroke. ...Read more

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I'm having severe nausea and tremors after working out. I have high levels of stress and think this may be a factor. Also, weird feeling in brain. ?

I'm having severe nausea and tremors after working out. I have high levels of stress and think this may be a factor. Also, weird feeling in brain. ?

Non-headache migrain: Many people develop symptoms of a migraine reaction with nausea, vertigo, tremors, visual blurring, pale and sweaty in a stress situation. This can be brought on by strong exercise. Just modify the exercise and perhaps pre-treat with Ibuprofen or aspirin. May want to consider anxiety state and ask your doctor about some anti-anxiety medication to use as needed. Keep up good health habits. ...Read more

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If a person undergoes deep brain stimulation surgery for Parkinson's disease, are the tremors permanently cured?

If a person undergoes deep brain stimulation surgery for Parkinson's disease, are the tremors permanently cured?

DBS improves tremor : Parkinson's disease is a disease of the whole brain, and tremor is one sign. Luckily, dbs works great for tremor. It may even help the tremors permanently. However, dbs does not stop the progression of parkinson's disease. As the parkinson's disease progresses, other signs develop that are not helped by the dbs. This is a complex discussion that should be held with your movement disorders doc. ...Read more

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Cerebrum (Definition)

Cerebrum essentially refers to the majority of the brain. Embryologically, it develops from the telencephalon, and together with the diencephalon, ...Read more