Bouchard sign

Bouchard sign

An obsolete term that formerly dignified a supraumbilical gurgling sound associated with gastric dilatation, described by French physician Charles Jacques Bouchard (1837–1915).
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Adroitly, Bouchard signed on to the "consensus" last August in Saskatoon, and launched what in effect was another beau risque on behalf of renewed federalism.