peroneal sign


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peroneal sign

Eversion and dorsiflexion of the foot resulting from tapping the peroneal nerve with a reflex hammer.
See also: peroneal

Lust,

Franz A., 20th century German pediatrician.
Lust phenomenon - abduction with dorsal foot flexion related to latent tetany. Synonym(s): Lust sign; peroneal sign; peroneal nerve phenomenon
Lust sign - Synonym(s): Lust phenomenon