Murphy percussion

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Mur·phy per·cus·sion

(mŭr'fē),
examination for dullness by striking the chest wall directly with the fingertips of one hand successively, beginning with the fifth finger.
Synonym(s): piano percussion

Mur·phy per·cus·sion

(mŭr'fē pĕr-kŭsh'ŭn)
Examination for dullness by striking the chest wall directly with the fingertips of one hand successively, beginning with the fifth finger.

Murphy,

John B., U.S. surgeon, 1857-1916.
Murphy approach
Murphy bone lever
Murphy bone skid
Murphy brace
Murphy button - mechanical device used for intestinal anastomosis.
Murphy dilator
Murphy drip - Synonym(s): proctoclysis
Murphy forceps
Murphy gouge
Murphy hook
Murphy knife
Murphy light
Murphy method
Murphy needle
Murphy percussion - Synonym(s): piano percussion
Murphy punch
Murphy reamer
Murphy retractor
Murphy scissors
Murphy sign - right upper quadrant pain on inspiration.
Murphy splint
Murphy tube
Murphy-Lane bone skid
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The programme for the concert includes Britten's St Nichols cantata, accompanied by a string orchestra piano percussion and the cathedral organ.