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(Science: clinical sign) An involuntary trembling or quivering.

Origin: L., from tremere = to shake

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Diagnosis for Shakiness/Nervousness?

... is able to offer. For about the past year my body has been suffering from something, my entire body is always shaky, and not simply an essential tremor, and is even more shaky if i use my strength to lift or move something. My heart beats very strong all the time, and even stronger if I do even ...

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by Reflex
Fri Nov 05, 2010 1:59 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Diagnosis for Shakiness/Nervousness?
Replies: 2
Views: 5033

peripheral nervous system

... they we don't have any voluntary control over them? Then how come in some neurodegenerative disorders skeletal muscles contract involuntarily (tremor)? Did those motor neurons gain independence from voluntary control? I'm getting confused here...

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by kk
Fri Mar 20, 2009 12:38 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: peripheral nervous system
Replies: 3
Views: 9790

Familial Action Tremors

Tremor is the most common movement disorder. Indeed... I have no idea what 'Familial Action Tremors' is supposed to be... It could be Parkinsons, epilepsy, Huntington's or absolutely any type of movement disorder... Basically ...

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by Revenged
Sun Mar 11, 2007 11:47 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Familial Action Tremors
Replies: 6
Views: 6595

Familial Action Tremors

Perticularly which kind of data you need? Please specify. EMG has done or not? Tremor is the most common movement disorder. It is also probably the oldest sign in medicince as the quote from the Book of Psalms testifies to: "the Lord reignth, let the people ...

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by dipjyoti
Sat Mar 03, 2007 5:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Familial Action Tremors
Replies: 6
Views: 6595

Shame on you

... does not lead to sedation. Postural hypotension may result from blockage of the alpha-1-adrenoceptors. [5,6] Signs of acute toxicity include tremor, sedation and convulsions. Oral LD50 range from 10 g.kg-1 in guinea pigs to 40 mg.kg-1 in dogs. Chronic toxicity has not been reported. Use in ...

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by Sabrina
Sat Apr 15, 2006 6:44 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5001063
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