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Related to Oppenheim sign: Babinski sign, Chaddock sign, Oppenheim test, Oppenheim reflex, Hoffmann sign, Gordon sign, Hoffman sign
dorsiflexion of the big toe on stroking the medial aspect of the tibia in a downward motion; seen in pyramidal tract disease.
Oppenheim,Hermann, German neurologist, 1858-1919.
Minor-Oppenheim syndrome - Synonym(s): Minor syndrome
Oppenheim congenital hypotonia
Oppenheim disease - Synonym(s): Oppenheim syndrome
Oppenheim reflex - extension of the toes induced by scratching of the inner side of the leg, a sign of cerebral irritation.
Oppenheim sign - suggests pyramidal tract disease.
Oppenheim spring wire splint
Oppenheim stroke test
Oppenheim syndrome - congenital atonic pseudoparalysis, observed especially in infants. Synonym(s): amyotonia congenita; Oppenheim disease
Ziehen-Oppenheim disease - see under Ziehen