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Smirnoff's reflex

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So-called sterno-brachial reflex. A blow with the reflex hammer on the sternum causes adduction of the arm. The reflex is s partial manifestation of Chodzko's reflex.

Chodzko's reflex is a multiple reflex phenomenon. See under W. Chodzko.


  • B. Smirnoff:
    Le réflexe sterno-brachial. Revue neurologique, Paris, 1934, 2: 659.

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