• bilateral
  • Bilateral absence of the reflex may be linked to damage to the infant's central nervous system, while a unilateral absence could mean an injury due to birth trauma (e.g., a fractured clavicle or injury to the brachial plexus). (wikipedia.org)
  • Sensory
  • The data provided evidence of a reflex interconnection between the middle-ear muscles and sensory nervous supply to the larynx. (asha.org)
  • branch
  • The reflex is mediated by nerve connections between the ophthalmic branch of the trigeminal cranial nerve via the ciliary ganglion, and the vagus nerve of the parasympathetic nervous system. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • Atypical primitive reflexes are also being researched as potential early warning signs of autistic spectrum disorders. (wikipedia.org)