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Roth's sign

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Percussional dulness between the fifth and sixth costal cartilages.

Description

Percussional dullness between the fifth and sixth costal cartilages. It is due either to tricuspid stenosis and dilatation of the right auricle or to a pericardial effusion.

This eponym was submitted by Zoran Bojanic, Serbia.

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