Bechterew, Vladimir Mikhailovich
Bechterew, Vladimir Mikhailovich, Bekhterev, Bechterev (bek'te-ref?)
Russian neuropathologist, 1857–1927
Bechterew-Mendel reflexSee: Mendel-Bechterew reflex
Bechterew nucleusAngular nucleus.
1. Contraction of the facial muscles due to irritation of the nasal mucosa.
2. Dilatation of the pupil on exposure to light.
3. Contraction of the lower abdominal muscles when the skin on the inner thigh is stroked.
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