Cardarelli sign


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Cardarelli sign

(kar″dă-rel′ē)
[Antonio Cardarelli, Italian physician, 1831–1926]
Pulsating movement of the trachea to one side. It may be present with thoracic aortic aneurysm.

Cardarelli,

Antonio, Italian physician, 1831-1927.
Cardarelli sign - laryngotracheal tube pulsation related to aortic arch dilatation and aneurysms.