Mannkopf sign


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Mann·kopf sign

(mahn'kopf),
acceleration of the pulse when a painful point is pressed on.

Mann·kopf sign

(mahn'kopf sīn)
Acceleration of the pulse when a painful point is pressed on.

Mannkopf sign

(man′kopf″)
[Emil W. Mannkopf, Ger. physician, 1836–1918]
Acceleration of the pulse exhibited on pressing a painful point. The sign is not present in simulated pain. It is rarely sought in contemporary physical examination.

Mannkopf,

Emil W., German physician, 1836-1918.
Mannkopf sign - acceleration of the pulse when a painful point is pressed upon.