Case History Problem Solving

  • Stanley Jacobson
  • Elliott M. Marcus
  • Stanley Pugsley


These cases are representative of the major types of disease seen in the brain and spinal cord including many classical cases that are rarely seen today including neurosyphilis. The questions and comments that are included with each case illustrate the questions one should ask, and the comments explain the reasons for the workup.


Neurological Examination Mental Examination Cranial Nerve Motor System Gait Reflexes Laboratory Diagnosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stanley Jacobson
    • 1
  • Elliott M. Marcus
    • 2
  • Stanley Pugsley
    • 3
  1. 1.BostonUSA
  2. 2.Jamaica PlainUSA
  3. 3.South Abington Twp.USA

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