Hueter, Karl

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Karl, German surgeon, 1838-1882.
Hueter maneuver - pressing the patient's tongue downward and forward with the left forefinger in passing a stomach tube.
Hueter sign - in case of fracture, the vibration expected on tapping the bone is not transmitted when tissue intervenes between the fractured parts of bone.
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