Leg Tremor

One of our readers Laura recently posted about essential tremor affecting her legs. ET can affect all limbs including legs as well as the more common shaking in the hands.

You can read more about leg tremor in an article “Leg Tremors versus Restless Legs Syndrome” by Dr. Joseph Jankovic, a member of the IETF’s Medical Advisory Board.

He writes:

ET chiefly involves the hands, but may also involve the head, voice and other body parts, including the legs. In our series of 350 ET patients, 13.7% had involvement of the legs.

To learn more, read the full article here.

For more facts about ET including information on head tremor, visit the IETF website.

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