Neurology Book


Decorticate Posturing

Aka: Decorticate Posturing, Decerebrate Posturing
  1. See Also
    1. Level of Consciousness
    2. Altered Level of Consciousness
    3. AVPU Scale
    4. Glasgow Coma Scale
    5. Coma Exam
  2. Exam: Decorticate Posturing
    1. Flexion of arms
    2. Hyperextension legs
  3. Exam: Decerebrate Posturing
    1. Arms and legs extended
    2. Internally rotated

Decerebrate Posturing (C0231474)

Concepts Finding (T033)
MSH D003655
SnomedCT 23073007
LNC LA18263-6
Portuguese Postura de Descerebração, Postura de descerebração
English Decerebrate posturing, Posturing, Decerebrate, Decerebrate Posturings, Posturings, Decerebrate, decerebrate posturing, decerebrate posture, Decerebrate posture, Decerebrate posture (finding), Decerebrate Posturing
Spanish Postura de Descerebración, Postura de descerebración, postura de descerebración (hallazgo), postura de descerebración
French Posture de décérébration
German Dezerebrale Körperhaltung, Dezerebrationshaltung
Norwegian Decerebrert kroppsstilling
Czech Decerebrační držení
Dutch decerebrate houding, Decerebratiestijfheid
Hungarian Decerebratiós testtartás
Japanese ジョノウシセイ, 除脳姿勢
Italian Postura decorticata, Postura decerebrata
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

Decorticate posture (C0231475)

Concepts Finding (T033)
SnomedCT 85157005
LNC LA18264-4
English Decorticate posturing, Decorticate posture, Decorticate posture (finding)
Czech Dekortikační držení
Dutch decorticale houding
French Posture de décortication
German Dekortikationshaltung
Hungarian Decorticatiós testtartás
Italian Postura decorticata
Japanese ジョヒシツシセイ, 除皮質姿勢
Portuguese Postura de descorticação
Spanish Postura de decorticación, postura de decorticación (hallazgo), postura de decorticación
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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