Bastedo sign

Bas·te·do sign

(bas-tē'dō),
an obsolete sign: in chronic appendicitis, pain and tenderness in the right iliac fossa on inflation of the colon with air.
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Bastedo sign

An obsolete test in which the colon was inflated with air, and pain evoked in the right iliac fossa viewed as a sign of chronic appendicitis.
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Bastedo,

Walter A., U.S. physician, 1873-1952.
Bastedo sign - an obsolete sign; in chronic appendicitis, pain and tenderness in the right iliac fossa on inflation of the colon with air.
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