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47 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 ) result of irritation of the diaphragm Physical exam hypotension shock Evaluation Imaging CT scan important in showing extent of splenic injury Exploratory laparotomy[medbullets.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]

  • Hemoperitoneum

    Perforation of the gallbladder has an incidence of 1.6 to 2.8% in gallbladder disease. Among these cases transhepatic rupture is a very rare event. We report a case associated with secondary massive hemoperitoneum, free gallstone spillage, partial portal vein thrombosis and secondary pulmonary embolism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Splenic Artery Aneurysm

    sign) and haemodynamic instability.[elsevier.es] If the SAA ruptures, patients present with sudden-onset epigastric or left upper quadrant abdominal pain, left shoulder tip pain called Kehr’s sign, chest pain, and hemodynamic[ceemjournal.org] […] underestimated that about 2–10% of aneurysms begin with spontaneous rupture. 3 In these cases, patients present acute pain in the epigastrium, left hypochondrium, left shoulder (Kehr's[elsevier.es]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Splenic Abscess

    Kehr’s sign was originally described by the German surgeon Hans Kehr (1862-1916).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] [Does Kehr's sign derive from Hans Kehr? A critical commentary on its documentation?]. Chirurg . 2004 Jan. 75 (1):80-3. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Abdominal Injury

    Grey-Turner’s Sign: (1877-1951) Bluish discoloration of the flanks Retroperitoneal Hematoma hemorrhagic pancreatitis. 16. Kehr’s sign (1862-1916).[slideshare.net] If internal bleeding or pressure from a ruptured spleen is irritating the diaphragm, Kehr's sign will appear, which gives referred pain to the left shoulder and arm. 5 ASSESSMENT[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Kidney Contusion

    Rovsig's sign for appendicitis B. Kehr's sign for a ruptures spleen C. McBurney's sign for kidney infection D. Leseague's sign for irritated sciatic nerve Definition B.[flashcardmachine.com] Kehr's sign for a ruptures spleen Term Which of the following is prevalent cause of exercise induced death: A. Anomalous origin of the coronary artery B.[flashcardmachine.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Fibromuscular Hyperplasia of the Carotid Artery

    sign (left shoulder pain due to diaphragmatic irritation) MD of the extremities : symptoms of peripheral artery disease ( intermittent claudication , cyanosis ,diminished[amboss.com] Acute mesenteric ischemia : nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain , bloody diarrhea Splenic infarction : LUQ abdominal pain , fever , nausea, vomiting, pleuritic chest pain , Kehr[amboss.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Traumatic Rupture

    ’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] Two other signs that are suggestive of splenic rupture are Kehr’s sign (left diaphragmatic irritation resulting in referred pain to the left shoulder) and Balance’s sign ([abdominalsurg.org] Kehr’s Sign. 29 Mar. 2012 Available at: . WebMD. 2005-2012. Ruptured Spleen. [Internet] [reviewed 2009 Aug 19; cited 2012 Mar 30].[physio-pedia.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Multiple Injuries

    Lowenfels AB (1966) Kehr’s Sign. A neglected aid in ruptures of the spleen. N Engl J Med 274: 1019 PubMed CrossRef Google Scholar 44.[link.springer.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign
  • Fibromuscular Dysplasia

    sign (left shoulder pain due to diaphragmatic irritation) MD of the extremities : symptoms of peripheral artery disease ( intermittent claudication , cyanosis ,diminished[amboss.com] Acute mesenteric ischemia : nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain , bloody diarrhea Splenic infarction : LUQ abdominal pain , fever , nausea, vomiting, pleuritic chest pain , Kehr[amboss.com]

    Missing: Danforth's Sign

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