Moro reflex

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Related to Moro reflex: palmar reflex, Galant reflex, parachute reflex, palmar grasp reflex, plantar grasp reflex, Tonic Neck Reflex
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Synonyms for Moro reflex

a normal reflex of young infants

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The Moro reflex in particular is essential in establishing the connections between our upper and lower body and forming the foundations of postural stability through the hip area and lower back.
It is my contention that if a patient/ client does not completely integrate the Moro reflex during infancy, there will be the real possibility that the effect of therapeutic bodywork directed over the iliopsoas could trigger a reaction of instability and danger.