fingerbreadth

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fingerbreadth

A clinical “ruler” for evaluating certain landmarks—e.g., the size of the liver based on the number of fingerbreadths from right costal margin.

fingerbreadth

Physical exam A clinical ruler for evaluating certain landmarks–eg the size of the liver based on the fingerbreadths from right costal margin