Chapter

Signs and symptoms

Rob Forsyth and Richard Newton

in Paediatric Neurology

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print July 2012 | ISBN: 9780199603633
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191730627 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199603633.003.0003

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks in Paediatrics

Signs and symptoms

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Agitation and confusion - Back pain - Behaviour disorders - Developmental impairment - Exercise limitation and muscle pain - Eye movement abnormalities - Facial movement abnormalities - Facial sensation abnormalities - The floppy infant - Foot deformities - Funny turns: episodic events - Funny turns: likely epilepsy? - Gait abnormalities - Head shape abnormalities - Head size abnormalities - Headache - Hearing loss - Incontinence - Movement abnormalities - Magnetic resonance imaging and brain development - Unexpected findings on magnetic resonance imaging - White matter abnormalities on magnetic resonance imaging - Numbness, pain, tingling, and sensory disturbance - Peripheral weakness - Psychomotor regression - School failure - Sleep disturbance - Speech difficulties - Swallowing and feeding problems - Toe walking - Unsteadiness and falls - Visual disturbances

Chapter.  26134 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Neurology

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