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Motor Testing

Motor Testing

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THE NEUROLOGIC EXAMINATION
 
MOTOR SYSTEM EXAMINATIONMOTOR SYSTEM EXAMINATION
 
 
Motor System Examination, including Cerebellar tests
Inspection: Body positionInvoluntary movementsMuscle bulk
Muscle Tone
Manual Motor Testing
Coordination and Gait
 
 
Examination of the motor system1. Inspection and PalpationTremors:
Parkinsonian / Metabolic / Cerebellar / Essential Rubral / Physiologic tremor, Tremor of Hepatic encephalopathy 
DystoniaInvoluntary movements:
Chorea, Tardive dyskenisia, Athetosis, Pseudoathetosis, Choreoathetosis, Ballism
Clonus / MyoclonusSpasm:
muscle cramps, oculogyric crisis, hemifacial cramps, palatal myoclonus or nystagmus,blepharospasm, hiccup
Seizures2. Muscle SymmetryLeft to RightProximal vs. DistalAtrophy
(particular attention to the hands, shoulders, and thighs)
3. Gait

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