By A.J. Larner

This up to date and extended Fourth version is an alphabetical directory of ordinarily offering neurological indicators designed to steer the health 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. every one access contains: a definition of the signal; a quick account of the medical strategy required to elicit the signal; an outline of the opposite indicators that may accompany the index signal; an evidence of pathophysiological and/or pharmacological history; differential prognosis; short remedy information; and the place recognized, the neuroanatomical foundation of the signal.

A Dictionary of Neurological symptoms, Fourth Edition, is an vital reference for all scholars, trainees, and clinicians who deal with sufferers with neurological problems, and will even be utilized in guidance for assessments, in view that each one access is a picture of a selected sickness or disease.

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Tip-of-the-Tongue” Phenomenon. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Titubation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Todd’s Paralysis, Todd’s Paresis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Toe Walking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tongue Biting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tonic Spasms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Topographagnosia. . . .

Round the Houses” Sign . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Roving Eye Movements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rubral Tremor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xxxv 279 279 279 279 279 280 281 281 281 282 282 283 283 283 283 283 284 284 284 284 284 284 284 284 284 284 286 286 286 286 286 286 286 286 287 287 287 287 288 288 288 288 288 288 xxxvi Contents S ..........................................................

Supranuclear Gaze Palsy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Surface Dyslexia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Suspended Sensory Loss . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xxxvii 298 298 298 298 299 299 299 300 301 301 301 302 302 302 302 302 302 303 303 303 303 303 304 304 304 304 305 305 305 305 305 305 305 305 306 306 306 307 307 307 307 307 307 308 308 xxxviii Contents “Swan Neck”. . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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