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Shaking Hands Or Tremor (Definition)
Shaky hands is a symptom in a person's hand or hands has a tremor (shakiness or small back and forth movements). Shakiness can be present at rest, all the time, or only when the person is trying to use his hands. Causes include, brain problems, nerve problems, muscle problems, medicine effects, drug abuse, etc. ...Read more
Head tremor more frequent /intense over last two years. Neuro not worried two yrs ago, do I need to go back to neurologist?
Neurologic consult: First it would be important to determine the cause of the tremors. If they are related to medication you are currently taking, changing medications will see an improvement in the tremor. You should see a neurologist and be evaluated. The neurologist should be able to tell you what type of tremor you have, and the types of treatment options available including medications and possibly dbs/surgery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Feel a head tremor even when resting on a pillow. Could it still be benign essential tremor? Cause for concern at my age?
Resting head tremor involved with benign essential tremor. Suggest rapid progression or something else? Or might it be nothing to worry about?
At: Your age should be cause of concern, need neurological evaluation. ...Read more
Can prescribed amphetamines cause resting head tremor? How long does it last? Is it withdrawal or cause? Would withdrawal happen within only a month?
Yes: Definitely possible. It is possible for it to be caused either by use (which is more likely) or withdrawal, which is possible as well. Amphetamine withdrawl, if you have it, will set in in the first day or two after discontinuing use. I would not exoect symptoms to show up a month after stopping. Discuss with prescribing physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please help.Autoimmune? I could feel my body attacking itself. A severe mediated attack is this rare? My body then heart then head tremor now weakness
See below: You may have something else going based on what you are describing. If you are concerned about autoimmune diseases, discuss with your doctor on whether you should be tested or not. ...Read more
My neuro dr hadi manji when i told him i felt my nerves being attacked through my entire body, heart muscle and head tremor he looked concerned why?
Ask him: I can't tell what dr manji was thinking so better to ask him. It could be because your description of your symptoms may be a little unusual and confusing, and not necessarily because he thought you had a serious condition. But the doctor who saw you knows best. ...Read more
Left hand tremor when arms are extended, and head tremor when sitting or standing, but not laying down? What can cause this? It is up and down motion.
Head tremor cause from head trauma or other neurological problem? About 6 years ago my father was in a motorcycle accident. He had some head trauma that resulted in a bad concussion. About a year after that we started noticing a slight shaking of his head
The : The most common cause of a "yes-yes" head tremor in a person with a parent with a similar condition is essential tremor. Like most movement disorders, essential tremor is worse with stress. Other than an examination by someone who is familiar with the condition, there is no test to confirm the diagnosis. Other conditions can cause head tremor, but are less common in young, healthy people. ...Read more