Hoover's Sign

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4860   6 years ago
samer176 | 9 subscribers
4860   6 years ago
Hoover's sign of leg paresis is one of two signs named for Charles Franklin Hoover. It is a maneuver aimed to separate organic from non-organic paresis of the leg. The sign relies on the principle of synergistic contraction. ... Feeling this would indicate an organic cause of the paresis.
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