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Bryant's sign (John Henry Bryant)

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A sign in ruptured aortic aneurysm.

Description

A sign in ruptured aortic aneurysm.

Bibliography

  • R. M. Ratzan, M. C. Donaldson, J. H. Foster, M. P. Walzak:
    The blue scrotum sign of Bryant; a diagnostic clue to ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm.
    The Journal of Emergency Medicine, New York, July-August 1987, 5 (4): 323-329.
    Describes how extravasation of blood in the retroperitoneum may lead to nontraumatic discoloration beneath intact penile or scrotal epithelium.

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