Receptors in focal reflex myoclonus.

  • G G Sutton
  • Published 1975 in
    Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and…
The findings in a patient with focal reflex or action myoclonus suggest that the cortical somatosensory evoked response and the long loop reflex of the finger flexor muscles evoked by extension of the index finger at the volar surface of the distal phalanx occur largely through stimulation of touch or pressure receptors with evidence of a lesser… CONTINUE READING