tremor

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Synonyms for tremor

Synonyms for tremor

a shaking of the earth

a nervous shaking of the body

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an involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)

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shake with seismic vibrations

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To examine the association between chronic lead exposure and action tremor, we used data from participants in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Normative Aging Study (NAS), a cohort of communitydwelling elderly men in the Greater Boston, Massachusetts, area with measures of lead in bone (a biomarker of cumulative lead exposure) and blood (a biomarker of recent exposure) and measures of tremor.
Diagnoses of ET were not assigned in NAS; however, it was possible to assess action tremor because participants produced drawings as part of cognitive tests that required them to copy different figures.
The purpose of this case study was to characterize the effects of VIM DBS in a person diagnosed with PD who was tremor predominant and experiencing both resting and action tremor, on the contralateral and ipsilateral control of force.
An action tremor is any tremor occurring when muscles are contracted.
Essential tremor (ET) is a neurologic disease that is characterized by an action tremor of the hands and/or head.
Action tremors -- They happen when you move deliberately.