Oppenheim's disease


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Oppenheim, Hermann

(op'en-him?)
Ger. neurologist, 1858–1919.

Oppenheim's disease

Myotonia congenita.

Oppenheim's gait

A manner of walking in which there is a wide swinging motion of the head, body, and extremities. It is a variation of the gait seen in multiple sclerosis.
Oppenheim's disease; amyotonia congenita congenital pseudoparalysis in infancy, due to loss of spinal nerve innervation of skeletal muscle