Auenbrugger sign


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Au·en·brug·ger sign

(ow-ĕn-brūg'ĕr),
an epigastric prominence seen in cases of marked pericardial effusion.

Auenbrugger sign

An obsolete term that formerly dignified epigastric bulging as a sign of pericardial effusion.

Au·en·brug·ger sign

(ow'en-brūg-er sīn)
An epigastric prominence seen in cases of marked pericardial effusion.

Auenbrugger,

Leopold, Austrian physician, 1722-1809.
Auenbrugger sign - an epigastric prominence seen in cases of marked pericardial effusion.