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What is essential tremor (ET) nerve disorder?

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Essential tremor (ET) nerve disorder is a condition that causes uncontrollable shaking, or tremors, in different parts of the body. It may affect the hands, arms, head, larynx, tongue, and chin. The lower body is rarely affected. 

From: The Brain and Essential Tremor WebMD Medical Reference

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 Johns Hopkins Medicine Movement Disorders Center: "What is Essential Tremor?"

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Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on September 27, 2017

SOURCES:

 Johns Hopkins Medicine Movement Disorders Center: "What is Essential Tremor?"

U.S. National Library of Medicine.

 

 

Reviewed by Brunilda Nazario on September 27, 2017

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