Medical Definition of Scapulohumeral reflex

1. Contraction of muscles of the shoulder girdle and arm caused by tapping the lower part of the unilateral border of the scapula; the muscles which respond vary according to their degree of stretching at the time. Synonym: scapuloperiosteal reflex. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Scapulohumeral Reflex

scapulary
scapulas
scapulectomy
scapulet
scapulets
scapulimancy
scapulo-
scapuloclavicular
scapulocoracoid
scapulocoracoids
scapulocostal syndrome
scapulodynia
scapulohumeral
scapulohumeral atrophy
scapulohumeral reflex (current term)
scapulomancy
scapuloperiosteal reflex
scapulopexy
scapus
scapus pili
scar
scar cancer
scar cancer of the lungs
scar carcinoma
scar tissue
scarab
scarab beetle
scarabaean

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