Neurologic manifestation/Related Articles
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- : Clinical manifestations that can be either objective when observed by a physician, or subjective when perceived by the patient.
- Agnosia : A perceptual disorder that is the loss of the ability to comprehend the meaning or recognize the importance of various forms of stimulation that cannot be attributed to impairment of a primary sensory modality.
- Akathisia : A feeling of restlessness associated with increased motor activity, as it may occur as a manifestation of nervous system drug toxicity or other conditions.
- Anomia : A language dysfunction characterized by the inability to name people and objects that are correctly perceived.
- Aphasia : A cognitive disorder marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or express language in its written or spoken form.
- Apraxia : A group of cognitive disorders characterized by the inability to perform previously learned skills that cannot be attributed to deficits of motor or sensory function.
- Ataxia : Impairment of the ability to perform smoothly coordinated voluntary movements.
- Decerebrate rigidity : Extensor reflexes are exaggerated leading to rigid extension of the limbs.
- Decorticate rigidity : Flexion of the elbows and wrists with extension of the legs and feet.
- : Disorders of speech articulation caused by imperfect coordination of pharynx, larynx, tongue, or face muscles.
- Prosopagnosia : The inability to recognize a familiar face or to learn to recognize new faces. This visual agnosia is most often associated with lesions involving the junctional regions between the temporal and occipital lobes.
- Straight leg raise : The straight leg raise, also called Lasègue sign or Lasègue test, is a test done during the physical examination to determine whether a patient with low back pain has an underlying herniated disk
- Tremor : Cyclical movement of a body part that can represent either a physiologic process or a manifestation of disease.