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my legs and arms are shaking uncontrolrolrologistlably for

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my legs and arms are shaking uncontrolrolrologistlably for abou 20 minutes on regular intervals. the only thing which gives partial relief is when I put my head between my knees whilst sitting.i also suffer from a very slow form of mnd sinds 20 years. the neurologists
deny that there is a connection.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
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Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

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please enter chat

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Hi I"m Dr. Phil

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Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

willem

Dr. Phil, MD :

Hi Willem

Dr. Phil, MD :

nice to meet you

Dr. Phil, MD :

what is MND?

Customer:

motor neurone disease, you should know that

Dr. Phil, MD :

Not a commonly used abbreviation here in the U.S.

Dr. Phil, MD :

what medicine do you take if any?

Customer:

only statins and a beta blocker

Dr. Phil, MD :

what do your neurologists think this is?

Customer:

he does not know

Dr. Phil, MD :

has he ruled out parkison's disease and essential tremor?

Customer:

yes to parkinsons, never heard about essential tremor

Dr. Phil, MD :

essential tremor is a condition that causes uncontrollable shaking.

Dr. Phil, MD :

do you notice that your handwriting has gotten sloppier?

Customer:

yes because of mnd long before the shaking

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay do you drink alcohol?

Customer:

no

Dr. Phil, MD :

anyone else in your family have tremor?

Customer:

no

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

I would ask your neurologist about essential tremor

Dr. Phil, MD :

here is an article about it

Dr. Phil, MD :

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/essential-tremor/basics/definition/con-20034509

Dr. Phil, MD :

check that article out and see what you think

Customer:

ok

Dr. Phil, MD :

was that helpful Willem?

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any more questions for me?

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Willem, would you mind rating me positive before exiting?

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I would greatly appreciate it

Customer:

no more questions

Dr. Phil, MD :

thank you sir :)

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