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Intention tremor/internuclear ophtalmoplegia
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Uthoff's phenomenon=Uhtoff's phenomenon describes the well known finding of a temporary production or worsening of neurological symptoms in MS patients exposed to heat, such as that from a hot shower, exercise, or a warm climate. This is thought to be due to the effect of heat on myelin (insulation sheath or covering of nerves) which results in abnormal transmission of nerve impulses
Lhermitte's sign-flexing of neck produces electric shock sensation running down
the spine
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Shorter one is just SIN.

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