Aaron's sign

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A referred pain or feeling of distress in region of heart or stomach upon continuous firm pressure over McBurney's point, in appendicitis.

Description

A referred pain or feeling of distress in region of heart or stomach upon continuous firm pressure over McBurney's point, in appendicitis.

Bibliography

  • C. D. Aaron:
    A sign indicative of chronic appendicitis.
    Journal of the American Medical Association, Chicago, 1913, 60: 350-351.

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