Detection of focal cerebral hemisphere lesions using the neurological examination.


OBJECTIVE To determine the sensitivity and specificity of clinical tests for detecting focal lesions in a prospective blinded study. METHODS 46 patients with a focal cerebral hemisphere lesion without obvious focal signs and 19 controls with normal imaging were examined using a battery of clinical tests. Examiners were blinded to the diagnosis. The… (More)

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