Subscribe

Cortical Hand or Foot Syndrome (Monoparesis) Following Stroke

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A small stroke in the precentral gyrus affecting motor control of the hand or foot can result in a limited muscle deficit. The cortical area for the hand is referred to as the hand knob.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone