Kehr sign


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Kehr sign

(kār),
violent pain in the left shoulder in a case of rupture of the spleen.

Kehr sign

Clinical medicine Severe pain in the left shoulder due to a ruptured spleen

Kehr sign

(kār sīn)
Pain referred to the left shoulder, due to splenic rupture.

Kehr,

Hans, German surgeon, 1862-1916.
Kehr incision
Kehr sign - violent pain in the left shoulder in a case of rupture of the spleen.
Kehr T-tube