Oliver sign


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Oliver sign

(ol'i-ver)
[William Silver Oliver, Brit. surgeon, 1836–1908]
Tracheal tugging.

Oliver,

William Silver, English physician, 1836-1908.
Oliver sign - tracheal tugging.
Oliver test - for albumin.
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