Grocco triangle

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Groc·co tri·an·gle

(grok'ō),
a triangular patch of dullness at the base of the chest alongside the spinal column, on the side opposite a pleural effusion.

Groc·co tri·an·gle

(grok'kō trī'ang-gĕl)
A triangular patch of dullness at the base of the chest alongside the spinal column, on the side opposite a pleural effusion.

Grocco,

Pietro, Italian physician, 1857-1916.
Grocco sign - acute dilation of the heart following a muscular effort.
Grocco triangle - a triangular patch of dullness at the base of the chest near the spinal column, on the side opposite a pleural effusion. Synonym(s): paravertebral triangle
Orsi-Grocco method - see under Orsi