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International Journal of Pediatrics
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 191562, 10 pages
Review Article

The Grasp Reflex and Moro Reflex in Infants: Hierarchy of Primitive Reflex Responses

Department of Pediatric Neurology, Osaka Medical Center and Research Institute for Maternal and Child Health, 840 Murodo-cho, Izumi, Osaka 594-1101, Japan

Received 27 October 2011; Accepted 30 March 2012

Academic Editor: Sheffali Gulati

Copyright © 2012 Yasuyuki Futagi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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