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Strümpell's sign II

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A pyramidal sign occurring in spastic syndrome. Forced (involuntary) dorsal flexion of the hand when volar flexion of the finger.


  • E. A. G. G. von Strümpell:
    Zur Kenntnis der Haut- und Sehnenreflexe bei Nervenkranken.
    Deutsche Zeitschrift für Nervenheilkunde, Berlin, 1899, 15: 254-273.

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