foot clonus


foot clonus
клонус стопы

English-Russian dictionary of medicine. . 2015.

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  • foot clonus — ankle c …   Medical dictionary

  • Clonus — (from the Greek for violent, confused motion ) is a series of involuntary muscular contractions and relaxations. Clonus is a sign of certain neurological conditions, and is particularly associated with upper motor neuron lesions such as in stroke …   Wikipedia

  • clonus — A form of movement marked by contractions and relaxations of a muscle, occurring in rapid succession seen with, among other conditions, spasticity and some seizure disorders. SEE ALSO: contraction. [G. klonos, a tumult] ankle c. a rhythmic… …   Medical dictionary

  • clonus — n. rhythmical contraction of a muscle in response to a suddenly applied and then sustained stretch stimulus. It is most readily obtained at the ankle when the examiner bends the foot sharply upwards and then maintains an upward pressure on the… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ankle clonus — a series of abnormal rhythmic reflex movements of the foot, induced by sudden dorsiflexion, which causes alternate contraction and relaxation of the triceps surae muscle (gastrocnemius and soleus muscles); called also foot c …   Medical dictionary

  • patellar clonus — rhythmic jerking movement of the patella produced by grasping it between the thumb and forefinger and pushing it suddenly and forcibly toward the foot; this is an abnormal reflex with alternate contraction and relaxation of the quadriceps muscle …   Medical dictionary

  • Sign — Any abnormality that indicates a disease process, such as a change in appearance, sensation, or function, that is observed by a physician when evaluating a patient. * * * 1. Any abnormality indicative of disease, discoverable on examination of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Reflex — A reaction that is involuntary. The corneal reflex is the blink that occurs with irritation of the eye. The nasal reflex is a sneeze. * * * 1. An involuntary reaction in response to a stimulus applied to the periphery and transmitted to the… …   Medical dictionary

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