reflex

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Synonyms for reflex

Synonyms for reflex

acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning

imitative reproduction, as of the style of another

Synonyms for reflex

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The Achilles reflex was only faintly obtainable, utilizing the Jendrassik maneuver.
In the total population, an absence of the Achilles reflex, foot deformity, decreased sternal pain sense and the use of long-acting benzodiazopines and calcium blockers were risk factors leading to major injuries upon falling.
The Achilles reflex is present but difficult to elicit in young infants.
In a neurologic examination, she was paraplegic, she had urinary and fecal incontinence, and deep tendon reflexes of lower extremities (patella and achilles reflexes) were decreased.