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i get tremors in my right hand and deemed to have parkinson

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i get tremors in my right hand and deemed to have parkinson could this be so and if so is there a treatment for it please
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. P. Jyoti replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

You need discuss this with your doctor for this. If possible, a Neurologist.

There are many causes of tremor and all causes should be excluded.

Medical causes of tremor include hyperthyroidism, essential tremor, familial tremor, Multiple sclerosis, etc.

Anxiety is a common cause of tremor. Besides this, smoking is another common non-medical cause.

Other causes considering your age that are likely for you are hyperthyroidism, as also familial tremor.

Since these medical conditions may also be the cause of your tremor, you should get this checked up by your doctor.

There is definitely treatment for parkinsonism - medicines are available which your doctor will prescribe for you.



Hope this shows you the way forward - wish you good health and a quick recovery.

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