neck sign

Brud·zin·ski sign

(brū-jin'skē),
1. in meningitis, on passive flexion of the leg on one side, a similar movement occurs in the opposite leg. Synonym(s): contralateral leg sign, contralateral reflex
2. in meningitis, involuntary flexion of the knees and hips following flexion of the neck while supine. Synonym(s): neck sign

neck sign

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Patients with spontaneous pneumomediastinum present with various manifestations, but it is extremely rare for head and neck signs to be the sole presenting feature.
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The five cases described here illustrate the importance of otorhinolaryngologist awareness of this disease in that the first manifestations in these patients were head and neck signs and symptoms.