Masini signAn obsolete term that formerly dignified the marked dorsiflexion of the fingers and toes, alleged to be more common in children with mental instability.
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Masini,Giulio, Italian physician, 1874-1937.
Masini sign - a marked degree of dorsal extension of the fingers on the metacarpals and of the toes on the metatarsals, noted in children with mental instability.
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