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Sudden loss of reflexes at doctors?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Stress

Some times people tighten up because they know they going to tested that will lead to false result.
This why doctors talk to the patient to take their attention off while doing reflexes testing.

In brief: Stress

Some times people tighten up because they know they going to tested that will lead to false result.
This why doctors talk to the patient to take their attention off while doing reflexes testing.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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