Saturday, 08.08.2020

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Hypomimia

 

Definition: Sound reduction in facial expression (Ballet 1903).

 

Exploration: The presence of hypomimia can be established by interviewing the patient and observing his/her facial expressions during the interview.

 

Reference:

 

Ballet G. Traité de Pathologie Mentale. Paris: Octave Doin; 1903. p. 133

 

June 11, 2020