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Boas' sign II

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Hyperaesthaesia of the skin overlying the inferior angle of the right scapula compared with that of the left. Seen in acute cholecystitis.

We thank Dr. Alan V. Parbhoo for information submitted.


In: Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, Stuttgart, 1893, 19: 940-943.

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