Carlos Morra and Ernst Franzek: Psychopathological Symptoms
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