TITLE

Kleiger test

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1179
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Kleiger test" is presented. It refers to a test to determine stability of the distal tibiofibular syndesmosis and rotatory instability of the ankle mortise. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233470

 

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