April 1983

Gowers' Sign-Reply

Author Affiliations

Department of Pediatric Neurology New England Medical Center 171 Harrison Ave Boston, MA 02111

Am J Dis Child. 1983;137(4):410. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1983.02140300088034

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In Reply.—We thank Dr Krag for his insightful and well-researched comments regarding Gowers' sign. Its etiology is complex, and while members of numerous disciplines benefit from its clinical use, we will likely continue to hypothesize about its cause as well.