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Slight tremble in left hand, diabetic, memory loss, losing clarity in speech and tendency to drag left leg. Reasons ?

I have a slight tremble in my left hand but not continous and only when Iam tensed up or upset with someone.I have no problem using my left hand though I am a right handed person.Iam suffering from slight memory loss ,slight clarity in speech and a tendency to drag my left leg abit while walking.Iam 66 vears old and also a diabetic.At present Iam on syndopa plus 125 mg ropark 0.5 mg and pacitane 2mg for the last nine months but I there is no improvement in my present status.Please advise.
Asked On : Mon, 17 Sep 2012
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You are an elderly Diabetic with history of longstanding Diabetes.
Brain and nervous system undergo degeneration due to advancing age and diabetes accelerates the process of degeneration.
All your symptoms may be due to cerebral atrophy.
Brain infarct is also a microvascular complication of long standings diabetes.
Imaging of the brain should be done.
Consult a neurophysician.
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