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* Descerebrate vs Decorticate Posturing
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  adair - 05/14/18 07:17
 
  In a classic experiment performed by Sherrington in the cat, marked rigidity was demonstrated in a decerebrate preparation. Similarly, an 80- year-old woman displayed rigidity, which resembled that shown in the cat after having a stroke.

The likely location of the stroke is in the
a. Thalamus
b. Hypothalamus
c. Upper midbrain
d. Pons
e. Spinal cord
 
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