kernig's sign definition

  • noun:
    • manifestation of meningitis; patient cannot stretch the leg at the leg as soon as the leg is flexed as a result of tightness within the hamstrings

Related Sources

  • Hypernym for "kernig's sign"
29 votes

How would you define kernig's sign?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!