følgebevegelse

14:06 May 15, 2017
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
Norwegian term or phrase: følgebevegelse
Ved prøving av finmotorisk øye hånd koordinasjon prestere pasienten tempomessig klart svekket ved bruk av høyre dominant hånd. Videre har pasienten gjennomgående høyresidige følgebevegelser i overkroppen under prøving av høyre hånd.

"Following motion in the upper body" doesn't make sense to me, but I may not know what I'm talking about here. Help appriciated as always.
Michael Marcoux
United States
Local time: 09:51


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4smooth pursuit movement
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smooth pursuit movement


Explanation:
Smooth pursuit eye movements allow the eyes to closely follow a moving object. It is one of two ways that visual animals can voluntarily shift gaze, the other being saccadic eye movements. Pursuit differs from the vestibulo-ocular reflex, which only occurs during movements of the head and serves to stabilize gaze on a stationary object.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Smooth_pursuit


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Asker: That's what I was looking for but couldn't find. Thanks!

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