Stocker sign

Stocker sign

An obsolete term of anecdotal interest used to differentiate typhoid fever from tuberculous meningitis, wherein a patient with typhoid fever does not notice bed covers being pulled, while a patient with tuberculous meningitis does.
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In this regard, Public Health Minister Dr Syed Mohammad Amin Fatimie and RCS head in Afghanistan Reto Stocker signed an agreement here on Wednesday.
A DONE DEAL: Ted Stocker signs the purchase contract, watched by Eurotel's joint chief executives Robert and Keith Lutener.