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Rovsing sign

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  • Rovsing sign — pressure over the point on the left side corresponding to the McBurney point on the right will elicit the typical pain at the McBurney point in appendicitis …   Medical dictionary

  • Rovsing's sign — Rovsing s sign, named after the Danish surgeon Niels Thorkild Rovsing Kimpel [http://www.whonamedit.com/synd.cfm/3126.html Rovsing s sign (www.whonamedit.com)] , is a sign of appendicitis. If palpation of the lower left quadrant of a person s… …   Wikipedia

  • Rovsing-Zeichen — Als Rovsing Zeichen (nach Niels Thorkild Rovsing, dänischer Chirurg, 1862 bis 1927) bezeichnet man die bei einer Appendizitis („Blinddarmentzündung“) im Bereich des rechten Unterbauchs auslösbaren Schmerzen, die durch das rückwärtsgerichtete… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rovsing procedure sign syndrome — Rov·sing procedure, sign, syndrome (rovґsing) [Niels Thorkild Rovsing, Danish surgeon, 1862–1927] see under procedure, sign, and syndrome …   Medical dictionary

  • Sign — Any abnormality that indicates a disease process, such as a change in appearance, sensation, or function, that is observed by a physician when evaluating a patient. * * * 1. Any abnormality indicative of disease, discoverable on examination of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Rovsing — Niels T., Danish surgeon, 1862–1927. See R. sign …   Medical dictionary

  • Niels Thorkild Rovsing — (26 April 1862, Flensborg – 14 January 1927, Copenhagen) was a Danish surgeon remembered for describing Rovsing s sign. Biography Niels Thorkild Rovsing had qualified in medicine by the age of 23. He became professor of operative surgery in 1899… …   Wikipedia

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  • Cullen's sign — DiseasesDB 17313 Cullen s sign is superficial edema and bruising in the subcutaneous fatty tissue around the …   Wikipedia

  • Murphy's sign — In medicine, Murphy s sign refers to a maneuver during a physical examination as part of the abdominal examination and a finding elicited in ultrasonography. It is useful for differentiating pain in the right upper quadrant. Typically, it is… …   Wikipedia

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