loading page

“KD EAR BLOW SIGN” IN RABIES
  • +1
  • VINOD KUMAR,
  • ABHISHEK GUPTA,
  • LORI TEWARI,
  • DEVESH JOHARI
VINOD KUMAR
ADVANCE NEURO AND GENERAL HOSPITAL
Author Profile
ABHISHEK GUPTA
ADVANCE NEURO AND GENERAL HOSPITAL
Author Profile
LORI TEWARI
ADVANCE NEURO AND GENERAL HOSPITAL
Author Profile
DEVESH JOHARI
ADVANCE NEURO AND GENERAL HOSPITAL
Author Profile

Abstract

In rabies patient on blowing on any ear, the respiratory muscle spasms is increased. This “KD EAR BLOW SIGN IN RABIES” is due to increase in humidity (examiners moist air blow) in the auditory canal which in turn sends impulses via those auditory nerves to temporal lobe thus stimulating reflex