cerebellar syndrome

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A pattern of signs and symptoms associated with damage to the cerebellum, including unsteady body movements, a characteristic cerebellar gait with feet wide apart and difficulty turning, ataxia, adiadochokinesia, dysmetria, intention tremor, postural tremor, and mispronunciation of words. Also called Nonne's syndrome. See also Gerstmann-Sträussler-Scheinker syndrome, vestibulocerebellum.

Subjects: Psychology.

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