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Related to intermittent tremor: fine tremor
Etymology: L, inter, between, mittere, to send, tremere, to tremble
a rhythmic involuntary shaking that occurs intermittently.
intermittent tremor(1) A tremor that comes and goes in varying frequency.
(2) An older, nonspecific term for a tremor associated with efforts to move a partially paralysed extremity.
A tremor common to paralyzed muscles in hemoplegia when attempting voluntary movement.
See also: tremor