Abadie's sign of tabes dorsalis

n.

Insensibility to pressure over the Achilles tendon.

Nearby words

  1. abl.,
  2. ablactate,
  3. ablactation,
  4. ablare,
  5. ablate,
  6. ablative,
  7. ablative absolute,
  8. ablatively,
  9. ablator,
  10. ablaut


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