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Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms

Freeze face

Definition: Lack of facial expressions (Taylor, 1981).

 

Exploration: The presence of freeze face can be established by observing the patient without interacting with him/her during the interview.

 

Reference:

 

Taylor M.A. The neuropsychiatric mental Status Examination. New York: Spectrum  publications; 1981. p. 23.

 

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

May 05, 2017