Tremors in the hand

For years,  I've been having slight tremors in the hand when I'm doing a careful task like using a test tube or pouring tea . I've been ignoring the problem as it isn't very severe.  I can't hold my hand still and the harder I try the more my fingers shake.  I consulted neuro n my thyroid levels r ok.  What could it be
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Dr. Jogendra Kumar Bastia
6 yrs. of exp | Hyderabad | Neurologist
Your tremor of limbs may be simply physiological tremor or early stage of essential tremor . Do you have family history of tremor to any of blood related family members ? If yes then it may be a essential tremor. Beta blockers and some other medication are available to treat your tremor but before that a physical examination by a physician to acess the severity of tremor and other medical parameters are required
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