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Hammer and Otoscope Clinical Features of Pyramidal Tract Lesions!

All of the following are features of a pyramidal tract lesion except ?
A) Clasp knife rigidity
B) Exaggerated reflexes
C) Involuntary movements
D) Positive Babinski's sign
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C- Involuntary movement.

Pyrimidal tract lesion results in UMN deficits - spasticity, hyperreflexia (exaggerated reflexes), clasp knife rigidity & positive babinski sign.
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Question: All of the following are features of a pyramidal tract lesion except ?
A) Clasp knife rigidity B) Exaggerated reflexes C) Involuntary movements D) Positive Babinski's sign
involuntary movements
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Question: All of the following are features of a pyramidal tract lesion except ?
A) Clasp knife rigidity B) Exaggerated reflexes C) Involuntary movements D) Positive Babinski's sign
Involuntary movements
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Default A) clasp knife rigidity

My answer is A) clasp knife rigidity - extrapyramidal sign

B) high reflexes - upper motor neuron sign
C) involunatry movements - might be seizures
D) + Babinski - upper motor neuron sign
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definitely C . c is LMN like fasciculations.
the rest is UMN
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Smile What is answer?

What is answer? Thank you.
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Correct Answer Answer is c

Answer is c
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[QUOTE=saintdizzy;52741]All of the following are features of a pyramidal tract lesion except ?
A) Clasp knife rigidity
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