Shaking of hands while holding something. Reason? - Online Doctor Chats
hi, I am XXXXXXX from XXXXXXX
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i have noticed from along time that when i am holding some thing in my hand, my hand shakes
How old are you?
generally i look for some support sothat others should not feel bad
I am 37
this is happening over 1-2 years
ok, what other symptoms do you have?
i realise , i have lack of sleep frequently
Do you have any other medical illness.
have you done any medical test from past 2 yrs
or showed to any doctor.
i have shown to a Physician around 2 years back and he told me it is because of less exercise ?
have you nay difficulty during writing,
picking a cup of coffee
puttina button in your shirt
picking is OK and i am able to hold but others notice shaking very fast than i realise
not at all
are you a vegetarian?
vegetarian with egg
no garlic , onion, roots?
ok how frequenlty you eat egg?
i am frequently eating garlic, onion
once a week i take 2 boiled egg or omlete
ok so no problem when writing, typing only picking things up and hand shakes.
any famiily history of any illness
does your hand tremble when you are sitting quietly or resting
i have not noticed the same, very little may be there
ok put your finger to the tip of you nose slowly and tell me what you see.
tip of your finger to the tip of your nose
could not catch up correctly on this question
bring the tip of your finger to the tip of your nose slowly
tell me if you observe any tremors
do you take alcohol, excess caffeine
i don't drink alcohol or coffee but take Tea ( Readymade, strongly boiled) 3 times a day
ok.you will need to undergo a physical examination and certain tests like TSH,Vit b12 and a neuro assessment
TSH is a thyroid test
There might be a neurological cause, but you will need to do these tests first
are you on any medications presently?
i recall i have had various tensions in past leading to lack of sleep, unsure if that had caused any issues
have you gained or lost weight recently?
no, my weight is in rane of 89-92kg from last 1 year(although on higher side
Does emotional stress or excitement make it worse?
to some extent but mainly a disagreement with some action which might be harmful for purpose of activity .
Are both hands affected? To the same degree on both sides?
yes, both hands same level
I still feel you need to undergo the blood tests and not prolong the matter,
the more time you take the more the problems will arise
TSH and blood test
TSH, vit b12 and neuro assessment
what kind of test specially to Blood test ?
T3 T4 TSH
You can get this prescribed by a Physician
Do this at the earliest
Do you have any more queries.
sure, thanks. Any other suggestions/ advise
reduce tea, try to sleep well
but these tests are a must
sure, thanks a lot, Good day
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