Doll's head maneuver | definition of doll's head maneuver by Medical dictionary
doll's head maneuver
doll's head ma·neu·ver (dolz hed mă-nū'vĕr)
A test to assess damage to the central nervous system in a patient with coma; failure of the eyes to deviate when the head is turned side to side indicates damage to brainstem.
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* Dorsal midbrain syndrome (Parinaud syndrome) the globes elevate on the doll's head maneuver
and the eye tends not to be injected or proptotic.