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Parkinson's tremor

Parkinson's tremor: Introduction

Parkinson's tremor: Parkinson's tremor is a fine involuntary shaking or trembling that is characteristic of Parkinson's disease and most often affects the hand and/or foot at rest, but can spread to other parts of the body as the disease progresses. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Parkinson's tremor, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Parkinson's tremor:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Parkinson's tremor. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Parkinson's tremor

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Parkinson's tremor: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Parkinson's tremor, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Parkinson's tremor Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Parkinson's tremor may include:

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Parkinson's tremor: Animations

Parkinson's tremor: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Parkinson's tremor: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Parkinson's tremor

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was...read more »

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are many other less severe possibilities....read more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or ...read more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor,...read more »

Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms of severe brain injury are hard to miss, it is less clear for milder...read more »

MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked. This is...read more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms in the early years, and Parkinsons-like symptoms around age 50...read more »

Brain pressure condition often misdiagnosed as dementia: A condition that results from an excessive pressure of CSF within the brain is often misdiagnosed. It may be misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease or dementia (such...read more »

Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return. A variety of symptoms can occur in post-concussion syndrome and these were not being correctly...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of migraine or introduction...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis). See symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency or misdiagnosis of multiple...read more »

Parkinson's tremor: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Parkinson's tremor: Related Rare Diseases

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Parkinson's tremor: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Parkinson's tremor

The list below shows some of the causes of Parkinson's tremor mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Parkinson's tremor?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Parkinson's tremor. Of the 3 causes of Parkinson's tremor that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Parkinson's tremor:

The following list of conditions have 'Parkinson's tremor' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Parkinson's tremor:

Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Parkinson's-like symptoms, Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

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