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Alien hand syndrome, (AHS) is a rare neurological disorder that causes hand movement without the person being aware of what is happening or having control over the action. The afflicted person may sometimes reach for objects and manipulate them without wanting to do so, even to the point of having to use the healthy hand to restrain the alien hand.[1] Alien hand syndrome is best documented in cases where a person has had the two hemispheres of their brain surgically separated, a procedure sometimes used to relieve the symptoms of extreme cases of epilepsy. It also occurs in some cases after brain surgery, stroke, infection, tumor, aneurysm and specific degenerative brain conditions such as Alzheimer's disease and Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease.

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陌生的手征,(AHS) 是一种罕见的神经系统疾病原因手运动没有人觉察到什么正在发生,或有控制权的行动。受折磨的人有时可能到达的对象和操作它们,而不想要这样做,甚至到了不得不用健康的手去抑制了外星人的手。 [ 1 ] 外星人手综合征最好记录在情况下,一个人已经有两个半球的大脑手术把他们分开,有时用来缓解症状癫痫的极端情况下的程序。它也在脑部手术、 脑卒中、 感染、 肿瘤、 动脉瘤和特定的退行性脑条件,如阿尔茨海默氏病和克 — — 雅氏病后在某些情况下会发生。

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