Schultze sign

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Schult·ze sign

(shūlt'sĕ),
in latent tetany, tapping the tongue causes its depression with a concave dorsum.
Synonym(s): tongue phenomenon

Schult·ze sign

(shūlt'sĕ sīn)
In latent tetany, tapping the tongue causes its depression with a concave dorsum.

Schultze,

Friedrich, German physician, 1848-1934.
Schultze sign - Synonym(s): Chvostek sign
Schultze-Chvostek sign - Synonym(s): Chvostek sign

Schultze,

Max Johann, German histologist and zoologist, 1825-1874.
comma bundle of Schultze - a compact bundle composed of descending branches of posterior root fibers located near the border between the fasciculi gracilis and cuneatus of the cervical and thoracic spinal cord. Synonym(s): comma tract of Schultze; semilunar fasciculus
comma tract of Schultze - Synonym(s): comma bundle of Schultze
Schultze cells - Synonym(s): olfactory receptor cells
Schultze membrane - the specialized olfactory receptive area. Synonym(s): region of olfactory mucosa
Schultze sign - in latent tetany, tapping the tongue causes its depression with a concave dorsum. Synonym(s): tongue phenomenon

Schult·ze sign

(shūlt'sĕ sīn)
In latent tetany, tapping tongue causes its depression with a concave dorsum.
Synonym(s): tongue phenomenon.
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