NIKOLSKIY’S SIGN

Authors

  • Dr. Kanupriya Gupta Senior Research Fellow, Faculty of Dental Sciences, IMS, BHU, Varanasi (U.P.)

Keywords:

Nikolskiy’s phenomenon, Sheklakov sign, Asboe-Hansen sign, direct Nikolskiy’s sign, indirect Nikolskiy’s sign

Abstract

This article presents the original description of Nikolskiy’s sign given by Piotr Vasiliyevich Nikolskiy in 1894, along with various different interpretations of Nikolskiy’s sign and numerous terminologies used in the literature by a number of clinicians.

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Published

15-05-2017

How to Cite

Dr. Kanupriya Gupta. (2017). NIKOLSKIY’S SIGN. International Education and Research Journal (IERJ), 3(5). Retrieved from http://ierj.in/journal/index.php/ierj/article/view/1035