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English translation: Unterberger's stepping test

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06:50 Mar 3, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
German term or phrase: unterberger
regarding neurological findings
Shubhada
English translation:Unterberger's stepping test
Explanation:
The Unterberger stepping test is a simple means of identifying which labyrinth may be dysfunctional in a peripheral vertigo.

Procedure: ask the patient to undertake stationary stepping for one minute with their eyes closed. A positive test is indicated by rotational movement of the patient towards the side of the lesion.

http://www.gpnotebook.co.uk/simplepage.cfm?ID=-194314209&lin...

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Note added at 18 mins (2004-03-03 07:08:50 GMT)
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Clinical tests of balance: gait, Romberg and Unterberger.
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/audiological-science/Module_syllabus/Mo...
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Jarema
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Local time: 11:02
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Unterberger's stepping test


Explanation:
The Unterberger stepping test is a simple means of identifying which labyrinth may be dysfunctional in a peripheral vertigo.

Procedure: ask the patient to undertake stationary stepping for one minute with their eyes closed. A positive test is indicated by rotational movement of the patient towards the side of the lesion.

http://www.gpnotebook.co.uk/simplepage.cfm?ID=-194314209&lin...

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Note added at 18 mins (2004-03-03 07:08:50 GMT)
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Clinical tests of balance: gait, Romberg and Unterberger.
http://www.ucl.ac.uk/audiological-science/Module_syllabus/Mo...

Jarema
Ukraine
Local time: 11:02
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agree  xxxDr.G.MD
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agree  Jonathan MacKerron: "Unterberger's test" according to Pschyrembel
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