Ripault sign


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Ri·pault sign

(rē-pō'),
a sign of death, consisting of a permanent change in the shape of the pupil produced by unilateral pressure on the eyeball.

Ri·pault sign

(rē-pō sīn)
A sign of death, consisting in a permanent change in the shape of the pupil produced by unilateral pressure on the eyeball.

Ripault sign

(rē-pō′)
[Louis H. A. Ripault, Fr. physician, 1807–1856]
A change in the shape of the pupil produced by unilateral (external) pressure on the eyeball.

Ripault,

Louis H.A., French physician, 1807-1856.
Ripault sign - a sign of death consisting of a permanent change in the shape of the pupil produced by unilateral pressure on the eyeball.