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Asterixis

Known as: LIVER FLAP, flapping tremor 
A tremor of the wrist that is observed when the wrist is extended.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Saving energy and enhancing performance are secular preoccupations shared by both nature and human beings. In animal locomotion… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Many fish swim using body undulations to generate thrust and maneuver in threedimensions… 
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Rifaximin has been reported to be effective for the treatment of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) in Europe. However, it is unknown… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The design and construction of a biomimetic flapping foil autonomous underwater vehicle is detailed. The vehicle was designed as… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND According to the WHO, signs of hepatic dysfunction are unusual, and hepatic encephalopathy is never seen in malaria… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
Unexplained abnormalities on liver function tests are common and often perplexing. Fatty liver, or hepatic steatosis, is a common… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Rosiglitazone maleate (Avandia, SmithKline Beecham, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is a new oral agent that the Food and Drug… 
Review
1998
Review
1998
The features of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) are various. Slight ataxia combined with hypomimia, dysarthria and flapping tremor… 
Review
1989
Review
1989
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The dog with an end-to-side portacaval shunt (PCS) has been extensively used as a model to investigate hepatic encephalopathy (HE…