Shaking Hands Or Tremor, Swelling (Fingers) And Swelling (Ankle)

Reviewed on 1/23/2023

Shaking hands or a tremor can result from benign essential tremor as well as conditions such as Parkinson's disease. Localized swelling is often a result of inflammation or injury. Talk with your doctor anytime you are experiencing worrisome symptoms so that you can determine the cause and receive appropriate treatment.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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