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Related to Kehr sign: peritonitis, Rovsing sign, Kernig sign, Ballance's sign, Markle sign, Cushing's triad, Boas sign
violent pain in the left shoulder in a case of rupture of the spleen.
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Kehr signClinical medicine Severe pain in the left shoulder due to a ruptured spleen
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Kehr sign(kār sīn)
Pain referred to the left shoulder, due to splenic rupture.
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Kehr,Hans, German surgeon, 1862-1916.
Kehr sign - violent pain in the left shoulder in a case of rupture of the spleen.
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