TITLE

jerk

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1156
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term jerk is presented. It is a colloquial term for reflex. Several types of reflexes include Achilles tendon, ankle clonus, biceps, elbow and chin and knee. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21233189

 

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