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Froments Sign

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Other Names

  • Froment's Sign

Purpose


Description

  • Patient is seated or standing
  • Ask patient to grip piece of paper between the thumb and index finger
  • Examiner attempts to pull paper out
  • Positive test:
    • Weakness or inability to hold paper in affected hand

Pathology


Evidence

  • Unknown

See Also


References

Created by:
John Kiel on 9 September 2019 23:42:30
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Last edited:
5 November 2019 00:36:18
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