Piotrowski signAn obsolete term that dignifies the exaggerated plantar flexion evoked by tapping the muscles between the fibular head and the tibial tuberosity, formerly considered to be characteristic of a pyramidal tract lesion.
Piotrowski,Aleksanda, German neurologist, 1878–.
Piotrowski reflex - plantar flexion of the ankle and toes, occurs by tapping the anterior tibial muscle. Synonym(s): Piotrowski sign
Piotrowski sign - Synonym(s): Piotrowski reflex