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Léri's sign

Alternative eponyms

  • Léri’s phenomenon
  • Léri’s reflex

Related people

A pyramidal sign, or joint reflex seen in spastic hemiplegia.

Description

A pyramidal sign, or joint reflex seen in spastic hemiplegia. In passive flexion of fingers and forcible wrist flexion there is a reflex flexion of the elbow joint.

Bibliography

  • A. Léri, in:
    Revue neurologique, Paris, 1913, 25: 277.

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