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Romberg’s Sign

Definition: Romberg’s test/ Romberg’s sign/ Romberg maneuver is a test used in an exam of neurological function for balance. The Romberg test is an appropriate tool to diagnose sensory ataxia, a gait disturbance caused by abnormal proprioception...


Horner’s Syndrome/ Oculosympathetic Paresis

Definition: Horner syndrome (Horner’s syndrome or oculosympathetic paresis) results from an interruption of the sympathetic nerve supply to the eye. Etiology: Horner syndrome is a rare disorder that affects males and females in equal...


Sjogren’s Syndrome

Definition: Primary Sjögren’s syndrome (PSS) is characterised by lymphocytic infiltration of salivary and lacrimal glands, leading to glandular fibrosis and exocrine failure. Sjogren’s syndrome is an autoimmune disease. This means that patients immune system attacks...