Name Essential tremor
Type Disease or Syndrome
Group Neurological
Data Sources

Clinical Terminologies Read Version 2
Codelists kuan_essential_tremor_6KbZkdiuqgqkuUJyNUyRba_Read2.csv kuan_essential_tremor_6KbZkdiuqgqkuUJyNUyRba_ICD10.csv
Valid Event Data Range 01/01/1999 - 01/07/2016
Sex Female
Authors Kuan V, Denaxas S, Gonzalez-Izquierdo A, Direk K, Bhatti O, Husain S, Sutaria S, Hingorani M, Nitsch D, Parisinos C, Lumbers T, Mathur R, Sofat R, Casas JP, Wong I, Hemingway H, Hingorani A
Agreement Date 20 May 2019
Version (UUID) 1 (6KbZkdiuqgqkuUJyNUyRba)

Primary care

Disease Readcode Medcode ReadcodeDescr Category
Essential tremor F131000 3051.0 Benign essential tremor Diagnosis of Benign essential tremor
Essential tremor F131100 2512.0 Familial tremor Diagnosis of Benign essential tremor

Secondary care


Disease ICD10code ICD10codeDescr Category
Essential tremor G25.0 Essential tremor Diagnosis of Essential tremor


At the specified date, a patient is defined as having had 'Essential tremor' IF they meet the criteria for any of the following on or before the specified date. The earliest date on which the individual meets any of the following criteria on or before the specified date is defined as the first event date:

Primary care
1. 'Essential tremor' diagnosis or history of diagnosis during a consultation 
Secondary care
1. ALL diagnoses of 'Essential tremor' or history of diagnosis during a hospitalization


Kuan V., Denaxas S., Gonzalez-Izquierdo A. et al. A chronological map of 308 physical and mental health conditions from 4 million individuals in the National Health Service. The Lancet Digital Health - DOI 10.1016/S2589-7500(19)30012-3