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28 Possible Causes for Danforth's Sign, Kehr's Sign

  • Splenic Rupture

    ), as well as referred left shoulder pain due to irritation of the diaphragm (the Kehr's sign) are highly suggestive of a splenic pathology.[symptoma.com] sign : referred pain in the left shoulder Ballance's sign: dullness on percussion in the LUQ Hemorrhagic shock (often delayed) : tachycardia and hypotension In delayed splenic[amboss.com] Free blood can irritate the diaphragm and cause a radiating left shoulder pain (known as Kehr’s sign).[teachmesurgery.com]

  • Hemoperitoneum

    Abstract The diverticulum of the sigmoid colon is relatively common in the gastrointestinal tract, with the majority of cases being asymptomatic. A non-traumatic hemoperitoneum secondary to colonic diverticulum is very rare. Here, we report the case of a 35-year-old woman with hemoperitoneum caused by the bleeding[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Penetrating Abdominal Trauma

    BACKGROUND: Debate remains regarding the optimum role of laparoscopy in the setting of trauma although it can offer advantages over traditional exploratory laparotomy. Laparoscopy can be a screening, diagnostic or therapeutic tool in trauma. The purpose of this review is to evaluate the role of laparoscopy in[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Kehr's Sign
  • Splenic Injury

    Most patients present on the day of their colonoscopy with abdominal pain, anaemia, elevated white cell count and Kehr's sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Often there is a sharp pain in the left shoulder, known as Kehr's sign. In larger injuries with more extensive bleeding, signs of hypovolemic shock are most prominent.[en.wikipedia.org] ’s Sign) Kehr's sign: Pain in the left shoulder caused by irritation of the undersurface of the diaphragm by blood leaking from a ruptured spleen.[physio-pedia.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Splenic Infarction

    As a result of irritation of the diaphragm, the pain can project to the left shoulder (known as Kehr's sign) and can be flank, whereas diffuse abdominal pain and pleuritic[symptoma.com] ’s sign).[teachmesurgery.com] Additional symptoms include fever and chills, nausea and vomiting, pleuritic chest pain, and left shoulder pain (Kehr sign).[thehealthscience.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Splenic Abscess

    Kehr’s sign was originally described by the German surgeon Hans Kehr (1862-1916).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    The pain was interpreted as Kehr's sign when complementary investigations revealed a perisplenic collection, leading to the irritation of the diaphragm; the collection was[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Splenic Subcapsular Hematoma

    ’s Sign) Kehr's sign: Pain in the left shoulder caused by irritation of the undersurface of the diaphragm by blood leaking from a ruptured spleen.[physio-pedia.com] sign : referred pain in the left shoulder Ballance's sign: dullness on percussion in the LUQ Hemorrhagic shock (often delayed) : tachycardia and hypotension In delayed splenic[amboss.com] Pain felt in the left shoulder as a result of a ruptured spleen is known as Kehr's sign. This feels worse when the individual breathes in.[medicalnewstoday.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Splenic Hematoma

    ’s Sign) Kehr's sign: Pain in the left shoulder caused by irritation of the undersurface of the diaphragm by blood leaking from a ruptured spleen.[physio-pedia.com] sign : referred pain in the left shoulder Ballance's sign: dullness on percussion in the LUQ Hemorrhagic shock (often delayed) : tachycardia and hypotension In delayed splenic[amboss.com] Pain felt in the left shoulder as a result of a ruptured spleen is known as Kehr's sign. This feels worse when the individual breathes in.[medicalnewstoday.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Peritonitis

    sign); peritonitis signs in the first hours after vesical tear if urine is highly infected (purulent) or after a few days if urine is initially sterile; abdominal distension[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] entire superior abdomen; abdominal pain irradiating to the shoulder, consecutive to urine accumulation under the diaphragm, with subsequent irritation of the phrenic nerve (Kehr[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign

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