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What are the tests carried for nerve patients

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Asked by Santonu Borpuzari, 13 Aug '11 05:35 pm
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A neurological examination is the assessment of sensory neuron and motor responses, especially reflexes, to determine whether the nervous system is impaired. It can be used both as a screening tool and as an investigative tool, the former of which when examining the patient when there is no expected neurological deficit and the latter of which when examining a patient where you do expect to find abnormalities. If a problem is found either in an investigative or screening process then further tests can be carried out to focus on a particular aspect of the nervous system (such as lumbar punctures and blood tests).

Generally a neurological examination is focused towards finding out if there are lesions in the central and peripheral nervous systems or whether there is another diffuse process which is troubling the patient. Once the patient has been thoroughly tested, it is then the role of the physician to determine whether or not these findings combine to form a recognizable medical sy ...more
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Answered by jameel ahmed, 13 Aug '11 05:38 pm

 
  
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