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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Tremor +     
Congenital Myopathy with Tremor  
essential tremor +   
A relatively common disorder characterized by a fairly specific pattern of tremors which are most prominent in the upper extremities and neck, inducing titubations of the head. The tremor is usually mild, but when severe may be disabling. An autosomal dominant pattern of inheritance may occur in some families (i.e., familial tremor). (Mov Disord 1988;13(1):5-10)
fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome  
Geniospasm 
Primary Orthostatic Tremor 
Tremor of Intention, Ataxia, and Lipofuscinosis 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: Essential Tremors ;   Familial Tremor ;   benign essential tremor ;   benign essential tremors ;   familial tremors ;   hereditary essential tremor ;   shaky hand syndrome
Related Synonyms: ESSENTIAL TREMOR, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO
Primary IDs: MESH:D020329
Alternate IDs: RDO:0002161
Xrefs: GARD:5910 ;   ICD10CM:G25.0 ;   OMIM:PS190300
Definition Sources: MESH:D020329, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Essential_tremor, http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/essential-tremor

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