Stewart Holmes sign a possible MS indicator


Multiple Sclerosis is accompanied by a plethora of symptoms and signs. Holmes sign or Sewart Holmes sign is just one of them.

The condition known as the Stewart Holmes sign is named after the two neurologists from whom it takes its name. Thomas Grainger Stewart (1877-1957) an English neurologist and Gordon Morgan Holmes (1876-1965) was an Irish neurologist.

What Is Romberg’s Sign? And how to deal with the dizziness?

Scot MS Romberg Sign

Often used by neurologists Romberg’s Sign may indicate damage to the balance centre of the brain and proproception signals.

Romberg’s sign is a physical finding that can occur in people with vertigo or balance disorders. It involves the loss of balance during standing, specifically when turning or walking. This feeling usually increases if the person closes their eyes.