Romberg's sign


Rom·​berg's sign
variants or Romberg sign
: a diagnostic sign of tabes dorsalis and other diseases of the nervous system consisting of a swaying of the body when the feet are placed close together and the eyes are closed

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“Romberg's sign.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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