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past-pointing test


past–pointing test

noun

Definition of PAST-POINTING TEST

:  a test for defective functioning of the vestibular nerve in which a subject is asked to point at an object with eyes open and then closed first after rotation in a chair to the right and then to the left and which indicates an abnormality if the subject does not past-point in the direction of rotation
March 03, 2015
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