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Westphals sign

Westphal’s sign –>
Erb-Westphal sign
(Science: clinical sign) Abolition of the patellar tendon reflex, in tabes and certain other diseases of the spinal cord, and occasionally also in brain disease.
Synonym: erb sign, westphal’s phenomenon, westphal’s sign, westphal-Erb sign.

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