Brain reflex


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qua·dri·pe·dal ex·ten·sor re·flex

extension of the arm of a hemiplegic patient when turned prone as if on all fours.
Synonym(s): Brain reflex
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qua·dri·pe·dal ex·ten·sor re·flex

(kwahd'ri-ped'ăl eks-ten'sŏr rē'fleks)
Extension of the arm of a hemiplegic patient when turned prone as if on all fours.
Synonym(s): Brain reflex.
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Brain reflex

(bran)
[Walter Russell Brain, Brit. physician, 1895–1966]
Extension of the flexed arm when the quadrupedal posture is assumed.
Synonym: quadrupedal extensor reflex
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Brain,

Lord W. Russell, English physician, 1895-1966.
Brain reflex - extension of the arm of a hemiplegic patient when turned prone as if on all fours. Synonym(s): quadripedal extensor reflex
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