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The shaking limb--a lacunar syndrome.
  1. N. Nagaratnam,
  2. D. F. Ghougassian,
  3. M. Lewis-Jones
  1. Geriatric and Rehabilitation Unit, Blacktown Hospital, NSW, Australia.


    A 76 year old man with shaking movements of the fingers, weakness of the arm and lacunar infarctions on computed tomographic scan is described. The shaking limb should be included in the group of lacunar syndromes.

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