Acta Scientific Neurology (ASNE) (ISSN: 2582-1121)

Case Report Volume 3 Issue 8

“KD Ear Blow Sign” in Rabies

Vinod Kumar Tewari1*, Abhishek Gupta2, Devesh Johari3 and Lori Tewari4

1Director, Advance Neuro and General Hospital, Arjunaganj, Lucknow, India
2Orthopaedician, Advance Neuro and General Hospital, Arjunaganj, Lucknow, India
3Opthalmologist, Advance Neuro and General Hospital, Arjunaganj, Lucknow, India
4Advance Neuro and General Hospital, Arjunaganj, Lucknow, India

*Corresponding Author: Vinod Kumar Tewari, Director, Advance Neuro and General Hospital, Arjunaganj, Lucknow, India

Received: July 17, 2020; Published: July 31, 2020

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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.

Keywords: Rabies; KD Ear Blow Sign; Hydrophobia

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References

  1. GPV policy statement on vaccine quality. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO/VSQ/GEN/96.02) (1996).
  2. Hemachudha T., et al. “Human rabies: neuropathogenesis, diagnosis, and management”. Lancet Neurology 12 (2013): 498‐513.
  3. Juliana R Tongavelona., et al. “Hydrophobia of human rabies”. Clinical Case Report12 (2018): 2519-2520.
  4. Dirk Danschutter, works at free university of Brussels. Free University of Brussels (2019).
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Citation

Citation: Vinod Kumar Tewari., et al. ““KD Ear Blow Sign” in Rabies".Acta Scientific Neurology 3.8 (2020): 77-78.




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