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Related to extensor plantar response: hyperreflexia, Babinski sign, Babinski reflex, Pseudobulbar palsy

response

1. Bridge a bid replying to a partner's bid or double
2. Christianity a short sentence or phrase recited or sung by the choir or congregation in reply to the officiant at a church service
3. Electronics the ratio of the output to the input level, at a particular frequency, of a transmission line or electrical device
4. any pattern of glandular, muscular, or electrical reactions that arises from stimulation of the nervous system

response

[ri′späns]
(communications)
(control systems)
A quantitative expression of the output of a device or system as a function of the input. Also known as system response.
(statistics)
The value of some measurable quantity after a treatment has been applied.
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Goetz CG (2002) History of the extensor plantar response: Babinski and Chaddock signs.
There was spastic paraparesis with bilateral extensor plantar response. Magnetic resonance imaging of the brain showed classical features of diffuse hypomyelination characteristic of Pelizaeus Merzbacher's Disease for this age group.
All the deep tendon jerks of left side were exaggerated with extensor plantar response. The left side of the face showed decreased facial furrows and development.

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