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Dr. Mark, Neurologist (MD)
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Experience:  Neurosurgeon - Brain, spine, and peripheral nerve surgery
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I have tremors in my hands. Trouble holding coffee cup,

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I have tremors in my hands. Trouble holding coffee cup, fork, writing is very sloppy. Also sharp pain in right bicep and shoulder. Also drooling excessively in my sleep with my mouth closed.
JA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Ice and Motrin help a little. It's been about two months.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had a brain injury in 2011 but no permanent damage. Had a cervical fusion C6-C7 in 2006.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 2 months ago.

Welcome to JA and thanks for this question. Im sorry to hear about your symptoms. Can i ask do you have the tremors in both hands or just the right one? Also do the tremors also occur at rest? What is your age? ANd lastly do you have any other symptoms like weakness in the limbs or numbness etc?