Ransohoff sign


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Ran·so·hoff sign

(ran'să-hof),
yellow pigmentation in the umbilical region in rupture of the common bile duct.

Ran·so·hoff sign

(ran'sŏ-hof sīn)
Yellow pigmentation in the umbilical region in rupture of the common bile duct.

Ransohoff sign

(ran′sŏ-hof″)
[Joseph Ransohoff, U.S. surgeon, 1853–1921]
Yellow staining of the skin around the umbilicus. It suggests rupture of the bile ducts.

Ransohoff,

Joseph, U.S. surgeon, 1853-1921.
Ransohoff sign - yellow pigmentation in the umbilical region in rupture of the common bile duct.