January 2012 archive

Jan 29 2012

Grey-Turner’s Sign and Cullen’s Sign Mnemonic

Grey-Turner’s sign and Cullen’s sign can be easily confused with one another, because they are both characterized by the same physical findings in different locations. Grey-Turner’s sign is located on the flanks, whereas Cullen’s sign is located around the umbilicus (periumbilical). These signs can be seen when bleeding occurs inside the abdomen or in the …

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