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Rossolimo's reflex

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Percussion of plantar surface of the 2nd to 5th toes cause flexion which is exaggerated greatly in pyramidal tract lesions.


  • G. I. Rossolimo:
    Pathologie der Spinalreflexe.
    Žurnal' nevropatologii i psichiatrii, Moscow, 1902, 2: 239. Der Zehenreflex (ein speziell pathologischer Sehnenreflex. Neurologisches Centralblatt, Leipzig, 1908, 27: 452. Mein Zehenreflex.
    Deutsche Zeitschrift für Nervenheilkunde, 1927, 97: 172.

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