Medicine – MCQ 41 – Components of Brown Sequard syndrome

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The following are components of Brown Sequard syndrome except :
A. Ipsilateral extensor plantar response
B. lpsilateral pyramidal tract involvement
C. Contralateral spinothalamic tract involvement
D. Contralateral posterior column involvement

Correct answer : D. Contralateral posterior column involvement

In brown sequard syndrome ( hemisection of spinal cord ), there is ipsilateral posterior colum involvement.

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