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Case of cerebellar ataxia.

Date
1951
  • Videos


About this work

Description

A case study of a nine year old boy showing physical signs such as progressive ataxia resulting from a cerebellar tumour. His posture is observed and his head tilts towards the right; he clearly lists to the right when he walks as well. He performs the finger-nose test, the knee-ankle test. The boy also demonstrates nystagmus and is unable to perform rapid movement such as patting his leg quickly. The boy performs Barany's Pointing Test.

Publication/Creation

London : St. Mary's Hospital, 1951.

Physical description

1 DVD (08:22min.) : 1 videocassette (08:22 min.) (DIGIBETA) : silent, black and white, PAL silent, black and white, PAL

Copyright note

St Mary's Hospital Medical School

Creator/production credits

Paediatric Unit and Department of Audio Visual Communications, St Mary's Hospital Medical School.

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


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