Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
Snout crampt


Definition: Lips puckered as in an exaggerated kiss (Fink and Taylor 2003.)


Exploration: The presence of snout crampt can be established by observing the patient with or without interacting with him/her.


Synonym: Snout spasm



Fink M, Taylor MA. Catatonia. A clinician´s guide to diagnosis and treatment. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2003, p. 243.


Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek

December 22, 2016