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Grades of Conn for Asterixis (Liver Flap)

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology
Gastroenterology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The term asterixis is from the Greek for "fixed position" and refers to the motor disturbance that can be observed when a person is asked to maintain a given position. The severity of asterixis can be graded based on the frequency of unintentional motion seen during a clinical examination.

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