Medical Definition of Neck reflexes

1. Changes in position of the head cause alterations in tone of the neck muscles through stimulation of proprioceptors in the labyrinth which bring the head into its correct position in space; stimulation of proprioceptors in the neck muscles causes in turn reflex movements of the limbs which bring the animal into the normal position in relation to the head. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neck Reflexes

neck of malleus
neck of mandible
neck of radius
neck of rib
neck of scapula
neck of talus
neck of the woods
neck of thigh bone
neck of tooth
neck of urinary bladder
neck oil
neck pad
neck pain
neck reflexes (current term)
neck ring
neck rings
neck ruff
neck sign
neck sweetbread
neck up
neckar nut

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