Goodell's sign


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Goodell's sign

 [goo͡-delz´]
softening of the cervix uteri and vagina, a probable sign of pregnancy.

Goodell's sign

[goo͡delz′]
Etymology: William Goodell, American gynecologist, 1829-1894
softening of the uterine cervix, a probable sign of pregnancy.