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30 Possible Causes for Psoas Sign Positive

  • Appendicitis

    Psoas sign was found to be positive.[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] […] most likely to be associated with appendicitis in one meta-analysis were: rigidity ( LR 4) positive psoas sign ( LR 2.38) fever ( LR 1.94) The positive LR of rebound tenderness[emergencymedicinecases.com] […] rebound tenderness at McBurney's point Psoas/Obturator sign raise the patient's right leg with the knee flexed rotate the leg internally at the hip increased abdominal pain[step2.medbullets.com]

  • Acute Peritonitis

    Abstract The first reported case occurred of acute peritonitis secondary to a wound infection after minilaparotomy sterilization. The patient's dramatic presentation required a complete exploratory laparotomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Psoas Abscess

    He had a low-grade fever (38.2 C), a limp and pain in his right hip with a positive psoas sign, and digital clubbing.[cmaj.ca] A positive psoas sign may be elicited by the examiner by placing one hand proximal to the patient’s knee on the affected side and asking the patient to raise the ipsilateral[tipsdiscover.com] Common clinical signs include a positive psoas sign (pain when the hip is passively extended or actively flexed against resistance), which is attributed to inflammation causing[cmaj.ca]

  • Muscle Abscess

    He had a low-grade fever (38.2 C), a limp and pain in his right hip with a positive psoas sign, and digital clubbing.[cmaj.ca] A positive psoas sign may be elicited by the examiner by placing one hand proximal to the patient’s knee on the affected side and asking the patient to raise the ipsilateral[tipsdiscover.com] Common clinical signs include a positive psoas sign (pain when the hip is passively extended or actively flexed against resistance), which is attributed to inflammation causing[cmaj.ca]

  • Retrocecal Appendicitis

    A psoas or obturator sign is considered positive when contact between the psoas or the obturator muscle and the inflamed appendix elicits pain.[clinicaladvisor.com] Pain with extension of the right hip with the patient in left lateral decubitus position (psoas sign) and with internal rotation of the thigh (obturator sign) may be found[meddean.luc.edu] […] rebound tenderness at McBurney's point Psoas/Obturator sign raise the patient's right leg with the knee flexed rotate the leg internally at the hip increased abdominal pain[medbullets.com]

  • Sciatica

    She was significantly tender at right sacroiliac joint and had positive psoas sign.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient was initially diagnosed with sciatica yet had a positive psoas sign and a painful sacrum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The MRI scan showed a large iliopsoas abscess causing bony destruction, and extended culture was positive for mycobacterium tuberculosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cryoimmunoglobulinemic Syndrome

    C0240802 CEREBRAL LYMPHOMA PRIMARY C0240803 Psoas Sign Positive C0240823 Pulse Pressure Narrow C0240840 Scalp Hyperesthesia C0240936 Ceruloplasmin Serum Decreased C0240997[medical-language-international.com] CANDIDIASIS C0239295 Tongue Fasciculations C0239548 Groin Pain C0239783 Headache Frontal C0239886 Headache Severe C0239889 Heart Murmur Systolic Apical C0239908 Le Test Positive[medical-language-international.com] Alkaline Phosphatase Leukocyte Decreased C0240174 Alkaline Phosphatase Leukocyte Increased C0240175 Taste Metallic C0240327 Nose Discharge Bloody C0240549 Pregnancy Test Positive[medical-language-international.com]

  • Decreased Bowel Sounds

    Pain with extension of the right hip with the patient in left lateral decubitus position (psoas sign) and with internal rotation of the thigh (obturator sign) may be found[meddean.luc.edu] […] or retroileal appendicitis (appendix deep to distal ileal bowel loops) may walk with exaggerated lumbar lordosis and have a slightly flexed right hip as a result of right psoas[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Enterobius Vermicularis

    Blumberg and psoas signs were positive. Laboratory tests showed leukocytosis with neutrophilia and eosinophilia. Ultrasound visualized retrocaecal appendix of 6 mm.[scielo.isciii.es]

  • Hepatosplenic Amyloidosis

    C0240802 CEREBRAL LYMPHOMA PRIMARY C0240803 Psoas Sign Positive C0240823 Pulse Pressure Narrow C0240840 Scalp Hyperesthesia C0240936 Ceruloplasmin Serum Decreased C0240997[medical-language-international.com] CANDIDIASIS C0239295 Tongue Fasciculations C0239548 Groin Pain C0239783 Headache Frontal C0239886 Headache Severe C0239889 Heart Murmur Systolic Apical C0239908 Le Test Positive[medical-language-international.com] Alkaline Phosphatase Leukocyte Decreased C0240174 Alkaline Phosphatase Leukocyte Increased C0240175 Taste Metallic C0240327 Nose Discharge Bloody C0240549 Pregnancy Test Positive[medical-language-international.com]

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