Neurological Sciences

, Volume 38, Issue 7, pp 1341–1342 | Cite as

Sensory trick in task-specific tremor

  • C. F. Bagella
  • L. M. Romito
  • V. Scaioli
  • A. E. EliaEmail author
Letter to the Editor


Dystonia Essential Tremor Escitalopram Alprazolam Tourette Syndrome 
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The authors are thankful to the medical writer Dario Zanetti for the assistance in editing the manuscript.

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Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Statement for videotape

The patient gave consent to be videotaped for publication.

Supplementary material

On examination, the patient had a tremor of her left hand with the specific task of holding a dish. The tremor disappeared when she touches her left wrist with right hand. There was no improvement of tremor when she touch her left shoulder or elbow (WMV 12951 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Movement DisordersFondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo BestaMilanItaly
  2. 2.Department of Neurophysiopathology and Epilepsy CentreFondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo BestaMilanItaly

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