A Dictionary of Neurological Signs by A.J. Larner

By A.J. Larner

This up to date and multiplied Fourth version is an alphabetical directory of normally providing neurological symptoms designed to steer the medical professional towards the right kind medical prognosis. The dictionary is concentrated, problem-based and concise.

The dependent entries during this useful, scientific source offer summaries of a variety of neurological symptoms. each one access comprises: a definition of the signal; a short account of the scientific strategy required to elicit the signal; an outline of the opposite indicators which can accompany the index signal; a proof of pathophysiological and/or pharmacological heritage; differential analysis; short remedy info; and the place identified, the neuroanatomical foundation of the signal.

A Dictionary of Neurological indicators, Fourth Edition, is an imperative reference for all scholars, trainees, and clinicians who take care of sufferers with neurological issues, and will even be utilized in education for assessments, on account that every one access is a photo of a selected ailment or disease.

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Osmophobia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Overflow . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 231 231 232 232 233 233 233 233 P .......................................................... Pagophagia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Palatal Reflex. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Palatal Tremor. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

235 235 235 235 235 236 236 236 237 237 237 237 238 238 238 238 238 238 239 239 239 239 239 239 239 240 240 241 241 242 242 243 243 244 245 245 xxxii Contents Past-pointing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Patellar Reflex . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pathological Crying, Pathological Laughter . . . . . . . . . . Peduncular Hallucinosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . “Peek Sign” . . . .

Wall-Eyed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Warm-Up Phenomenon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wartenberg’s Pendulum Test . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wartenberg’s Sign (1) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wartenberg’s Sign (2) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wasting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Weakness .

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