Flashcards in Week 4 Popliteal Fossa Posterior- Ach Deck (4)
What nerve roots does the plantar reflex test?
L4, L5, S1 and S2
What nerve roots does the calcaneal tendon reflex test?
S1 and S2. Absence of reflex may indicated sciatic nerve pathology
What would happen in a tibial nerve injury?
paralysis of the muscle in the posterior compartment of leg and the intrinsic muscles of the sole of the foot.