Translation: from english

neck sign

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  • Lhermitte's sign — Lhermitte s Sign, sometimes called the Barber Chair phenomenon, is an electrical sensation that runs down the back and into the limbs, and is produced by bending the neck forward. Associated conditionsThe sign suggests a lesion of the dorsal… …   Wikipedia

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