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SIGNE GORDON [1 record]

Record 1 2012-02-15


Subject field(s)
  • Diagnostic Procedures (Medicine)

Gordon's Sign: Squeeze the calf muscles and note the response of the great toe. Fanning or extension is considered abnormal.

Key term(s)
  • Gordon's reflex
  • Gordon's test


  • Méthodes diagnostiques (Médecine)

Signe de lésion pyramidale; la compression des muscles du mollet provoque la flexion dorsale du gros orteil.


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