Chaddock

Charles G., U.S. neurologist, 1861–1936. See C. reflex, C. sign.

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  • Chaddock — This interesting surname, widely recorded in Lancashire, is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a habitation name either from Chaddock, an ancient estate in the township of Tyldesley, in the parish of Leigh, Lancashire, or else a dialectal variant of… …   Surnames reference

  • Chaddock reflex — is a diagnostic reflex similar to the Babinski reflex. It is designed to identify lesions of the pyramidal tract, via stimulation of the skin over the lateral malleolus. It was identified by Charles Gilbert Chaddock in 1911.[1] References ^ Goetz …   Wikipedia

  • Chaddock-Reflex — Beim Chaddock Reflex handelt es sich um eines der sog. Pyramidenbahnzeichen, die auf eine Schädigung zentraler Motorneurone hindeuten. Beim Bestreichen der Haut des lateralen, dorsalen Fußrandes mit dem Finger oder dem Reflexhammer erfolgt, wie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chaddock reflex (sign) — Chad·dock reflex (sign) (chadґək) [Charles Gilbert Chaddock, American neurologist, 1861–1936] see under reflex …   Medical dictionary

  • Chaddock reflex — stimulation below the external malleolus produces extension of the great toe; it occurs in lesions of the pyramidal tract …   Medical dictionary

  • Chaddock sign — see under reflex …   Medical dictionary

  • Charles Gilbert Chaddock — Charles G. Chaddock Charles Gilbert Chaddock (1861 1936) was an American neurologist remembered for describing the Chaddock reflex. Biography Charles Gilbert Chaddock was born in 1861 in Jonesville, Michigan. He qualified in medicine in 1885, and …   Wikipedia

  • signo de CHADDOCK — es una simple variante de la maniobra para producir el signo de Babinski, consistente en el pellizcamiento de la piel situada bajo el maléolo externo. Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010. signo de Chaddoc …   Diccionario médico

  • Olin Chaddock Wilson — (January 13, 1909 – July 13, 1994) was an American astronomer best known for his work as a stellar spectroscopist. Born in San Francisco, CA as the son of a lawyer, Wilson showed an interest in physics at an early age. He studied astronomy and… …   Wikipedia

  • reflejo de Chaddock I — un estímulo por debajo del maleolo externo produce la extensión del dedo gordo en las lesiones del cordón piramidal. Diccionario ilustrado de Términos Médicos.. Alvaro Galiano. 2010 …   Diccionario médico

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