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Squat Test

Overview

    • How to Perform

    • Ask the patient to squat, and then stand from squatting.
    • Significance

    • Inability to squat then stand is suggestive of significant proximal weakness, either due to neurologic disease or proximal myopathy.
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Associated Diseases
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Endocrinology
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Neuromuscular & Muscular
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