KERATITIS

Is caused by a bacterial or viral infection or by an allergic reaction. It is inflammation of the cornea.

KLIPPEL-FEIL SYNDROME

The condition is often accompanied by deafness and mental retardation. It is a congenital condition characterized by a short neck, low hairline and reduced...

KYMOGRAPH

The resulting trace on the paper is a kymogram. Computer output systems have largely replaced such instruments, it traces the variations of a particular...

KERNEL SENTENCE

Psychological interest in this idea stems from its implications for the cognitive processes by which we form and interpret sentences. Early versions of generative...

KINESTHETIC HALLUCINATION

Movement of the body and a false perception of it

KINESTHETIC IMAGERY

Dynamic is the cognitive creation of the feeling of movements while physically moving, like a figure skater may imagine the feeling of routine elements...

KRAUSE END BULH

It is associated with temperature sensations and is a specialized sensory nerve ending enclosed in a capsule in the skin. Wilhelm Krause 1833-1910 German...

KRANTZ HEALTH OPINION SURVEY (KHOS)

Participants indicate whether they agree or disagree with each of 16 statements which are keyed so that high scores represent favourable attitudes toward self...

KLEINE-LEVIN SYNDROME

Symptoms may last for days to weeks, include excessive food intake, irritability, disorientation, lack of energy and hypersensitivity to noise. It is part of...

KOLMOGOROV-SMIRNOV TEST

It is the distributional equivalence of two samples or of the fit of a sample to theoretical distribution and is a non parametric test

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