Fox's sign

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A sign in haemorrhagic pancreatitis.

Description

A sign in haemorrhagic pancreatitis: ecchymosis of the inguinal ligament due to blood tracking from the retroperitoneum and collecting at the inguinal ligament.

Bibliography

  • Cyril Havard:
    Medical Eponyms. Diseases, Syndromes and Signs.
    Barry Rose Law Publishers Ltd, Little London, Chichester, West Sussex, 1998.

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