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Ramsha Zaheer
Ramsha Zaheer12 months ago
Asterixis aka Flapping Tremor

Asterixis aka Flapping Tremor

This video demonstrates asterixis, also known as flapping tremor. It is seen as jerky movements of the hands when they are extended at wrist. Asterixis is a classical sign of hepatic encephalopathy and it is also sometimes seen in uremia and hypercarbia.

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