"Essential Tremor" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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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)
- Essential Tremor
- Essential Tremors
- Tremor, Essential
- Tremors, Essential
- Benign Essential Tremor
- Benign Essential Tremors
- Essential Tremor, Benign
- Essential Tremors, Benign
- Tremor, Benign Essential
- Tremors, Benign Essential
- Familial Tremor
- Familial Tremors
- Tremor, Familial
- Tremors, Familial
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