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147 Possible Causes for Murphy's Sign

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    Murphy's sign was absent in 3 (10%) of 29 of these patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Transabdominal ultrasonography may also be used to elicit Murphy's sign.[symptoma.com] Findings indicative of AC (liberal criteria) included the demonstration of stones, a thick gallbladder wall, nonshadowing echoes, or the ultrasonographic Murphy's sign.[doi.org]

  • Gallbladder Empyema

    sign – Gallstones usually (but not always) present • Empyema CECT : Distended GB with intraluminal contents 15 HU – Wall thickening with pericholecystic fat stranding and[clinicalgate.com] sign - palpation of the inflamed gallbladder during inspiration that results in pain), as well as poor general condition, can point to gallbladder empyema.[symptoma.com] She was tender and had a positive murphy’s sign on clinical examination coupled with tachycardia and a low-grade fever.[scopemed.org]

  • Pericholecystic Abscess

    Cholelithiasis, sonographic Murphy sign, and GB wall thickening • CT findings Distended GB (measuring 5 cm in short axis) GB wall thickening ( 3 mm) with mural and mucosal[clinicalgate.com] May progress to complicated cholecystitis rapidly and w/o warning Physical Exam/Signs General, Vitals: fever, guarded, positive Murphy sign, jaundice (15%) Murphy's sign[fprmed.com] ’s sign) Best test for diagnosis of acute cholecystitis ( Jain 2017 ) ( ) LR 15.64 (-) LR 0.40 Fever is poorly sensitive (35%) and nonspecific (80%) ( Towbridge 2003 ) Diagnostic[coreem.net]

  • Choledocholithiasis

    Symptoms During physical examination , Murphy’s sign is usually negative , which helps to distinguish choledocholithiasis from cholecystitis .[ahealthgroup.com] Signs and symptoms [ edit ] Murphy's sign is commonly negative on physical examination in choledocholithiasis, helping to distinguish it from cholecystitis.[en.wikipedia.org] Murphy's sign is commonly negative on physical examination in choledocholithiasis, helping to distinguish it from cholecystitis.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency

    sign positive • Extremities—Chronic leg ulcers Causes • Medical conditions, such as acute leukemia, preleukemia and refractory sideroblastic anemia, as well as complications[namrata.co] sign Chronic leg ulcers Cazzola M.[emedicine.medscape.com] […] pregnancy • Family history consistent with autosomal recessive inheritance • Frontal bossing • Jaundice • Abdomen—Splenomegaly mild to moderate, upper right quadrant tenderness, Murphy[namrata.co]

  • Bacterial Hepatitis

    View References Bajaj, Jasmohan S et al. "Association Of Proton Pump Inhibitor Therapy With Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis In Cirrhotic Patients With Ascites". Am J Gastroenterol 104.5 (2009): 1130-1134. Web. 25 May 2016. Grangie, Jean-Didier et al. "Norfloxacin Primary Prophylaxis Of Bacterial Infections In Cirrhotic[…][hepatitisc.net]

  • Subcapsular Liver Hematoma

    Abstract We report a case of spontaneous rupture of a subcapsular hematoma of the liver (SHL). It was discovered incidentally at the end of an emergency exploratory laparotomy performed due to unexplained hemoperitoneum with hypovolemic shock which occurred with severe preeclampsia. Diagnosis and therapeutic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatic Rupture

    Abstract The HELLP-syndrome (haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, low platelets) is associated with pre-eclampsia and may cause subcapsular liver haematomas. When hepatic rupture occurs the mortality of mother and unborn is high. Rupture remains a surgical emergency with control of bleeding based on trauma[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cholecystitis

    Murphy's sign was absent in 3 (10%) of 29 of these patients.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Findings indicative of AC (liberal criteria) included the demonstration of stones, a thick gallbladder wall, nonshadowing echoes, or the ultrasonographic Murphy's sign.[doi.org] […] a positive sonographic Murphy's sign.[ultrasoundtraining.com]

  • Biliary Colic

    Pain in the right hypochondrium, referred pain, and Murphy's sign were scored before and after treatment. Data indicate that ceruletide is effective in biliary colic.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs on ultrasonograms include the presence of gallstones, an ultrasonographic Murphy sign, gallbladder wall thickening, and pericholecystic fluid.[emedicine.com] sign (86-92% sensitive, 35% specific) - pain when the probe is pushed directly on the gallbladder (not related to breathing) Ultrasonographic Murphy sign and cholelithiasis[emedicine.com]

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