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Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Motor Perseveration

 

Definition: Repetition of executed movements by others (Cho et al., 2009).

 

Exploration: The presence of “motor perseveration” can be established by observing the patient with or without interacting with him/her. 

 

Reference:

 

Cho YJ, Han SD, Song SK, Lee BI, Heo K. Palilalia, echolalia, and echopraxia-palipraxia as ictal manifestations in a patient with left frontal lobe epilepsy. Epilepsia 2009; 50:1616-9.

 

Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

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