Which clinical history findings are characteristic of spasticity following traumatic brain injury (TBI)?

Updated: Mar 01, 2018
  • Author: Krupa Pandey, MD; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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Answer

The following extensor patterns often are seen in patients following TBI:

  • Knee extension or flexion

  • Equinus and/or valgus ankle

  • Great toe dorsiflexion or excessive toe flexion


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