Babinski

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Babinski Ba·bin·ski (bə-bĭn'skē), Joseph François Felix. 1857-1932.

French neurologist who described the diagnostic relevance of Babinski's reflex.

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babinski

noun
extension upward of the toes when the sole of the foot is stroked firmly on the outer side from the heel to the front; normal in infants under the age of two years but a sign of brain or spinal cord injury in older persons 
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