Riddoch mass reflex

Rid·doch mass reflex (ridґok) [George Riddoch, British neurologist, 1888–1947] see under reflex.

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  • mass reflex — in severe injury of the spinal cord, stimulation below the level of the lesion produces flexion reflexes of the lower extremity, evacuation of the bowels and bladder, and sweating of the skin below the level of the lesion. Called also Riddoch… …   Medical dictionary

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