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Case of irritation of the cerebro-spinal axis, causing mental derangement, trismus, and palsy

by Craigie David

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Published by [s.n.] in Edinburgh?] .
Written in English


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Statementby Alexander Cockburn ; with pathological observations by Dr Craigie
ContributionsCockburn Alexander, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
The Physical Object
Pagination14 p.
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25667583M

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Like the spinal cord, lesions of the brainstem cause lower motor neurone disturbance on the level where the lesion is and long tract signs below the lesion. In the case of the brainstem, naturally, the hemiparesis is on the opposite side to the lesion, as is the sensory loss, just like a lesion of the cerebral hemisphere. NOTE: This is the Consumer Version. DOCTORS: Click here for the Professional Version Click here for the Professional Version Disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves are called neurologic disorders. Neurologic symptoms—symptoms caused by a disorder that affects part or all of the.

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Case of irritation of the cerebro-spinal axis, causing mental derangement, trismus, and palsy by Craigie David Download PDF EPUB FB2

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