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Author: Andrew J. Yee, M.D., Posted on Thursday, July 29 @ 00:00:00 IST by RxPG  

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UHTHOFF'S PHENOMENON
in multiple sclerosis, sensitivity of symptoms to changes in body temperature or exercise (e.g., visual loss with exercise); initial description in 1890 amblyopia following exercise

UNHAPPY TRIAD
lateral knee injury resulting in ACL tear, MCL tear, and medial meniscal injury


UNTERBERGER'S STEPPING TEST
for assessing vestibular function, having patient step in one spot with the eye closed; in peripheral lesions, body rotates to side of lesion whereas in central disorders, deviation is irregular

UNVERRICHT-LUNDBORG DISEASE
progressive myoclonus epilepsy (EPM1), onset at age 6-15, stimulus-sensitive myoclonus, tonic-clonic seizures, marked sensitivity to photic stimulation; from unstable expansion of a dodecamer minisatellite repeat unit in the promoter region of cystatin B, a widely expressed cysteine protease inhibitor


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