Elicitation of a rotatory nystagmus by stimulating the semicircular canals
which is above or below body temperature
. In warm caloric stimulation a rotatory nystagmus is developed toward the side of the stimulated ear
; in cold
, away from the stimulated side. Absence of nystagmus indicates the labyrinth is not functioning.
Caloric Test Procedure for
his bedside caloric test.
testing this reflex.
Variant caloric tests:
Absent caloric Responses.
Caloric Tests; Barany Test
Diagnosis and therapies
Horizontal semicircular canal, Caloric theory, Ice Water (album), Ice Water (horse), Ice water, Caloric, Caloric restriction mimetic, Sucralose, Caloric (automobile), Caloric polynomial
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