Crossed Over Lasegue
What is Crossed Over Lasegue?
- Crossed Over Lasegue is used to test for Central disc herniation in cases of severe nerve root irritation
How it's Performed?
- The examiner passively flexes the patient’s uninvolved limb while maintaining the knee in extension.
What does a positive Crossed Over Lasegue mean?
- A positive test is when the patient reports pain in the involved limb at 40 degrees of hip flexion with the uninvolved limb.