Cerebellar disease signs (mnemonic)

Last revised by Dr Rohit Sharma on 08 Aug 2021

A mnemonic to remember the signs of cerebellar disease is:

  • DANISH

Mnemonic

  • D: dysdiadochokinesia/dysmetria
  • A: ataxia
  • N: nystagmus
  • I: intention tremor
  • S: slurred speech
  • H: hypotonia

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