babinski babinski  /bə ˈbɪn ski/

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  • (n) extension upward of the toes when the sole of the foot is stroked firmly on the outer side from the heel to the front; normal in infants under the age of two years but a sign of brain or spinal cord injury in older persons

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  1. U.S.-Bhutan cultural exchange is an eye-opener for all

    Editor’s note: This article was a collaborative effort by several Weston High School students spending the summer in Bhutan as part of a cultural exchange. Contributors include Julian Jacobs, Kei Pritsker, James Keeney, Kuba Babinski, Nathan Milne, and Jun Pritsker.
    on August 16, 2013     Source: Weston Forum

  2. West Valley H.S. hosts memorial service for Trent crash victim

    SPOKANE, Wash. -- A memorial was held in West Valley High School on Monday for the 21-year-old woman killed during a crash along Trent on Wednesday. Brittany Babinski, 21, was allegedly hit when an erratic driver jumped the median on Trent. She was taken to the hospital and died shortly after. Brett Birge, the driver of the other vehicle was also hospitalized in serious condition and is not ...
    on August 13, 2013     Source: KREM.com Spokane

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