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Cullen's Sign

Aka: Cullen's Sign, Cullen Sign, Periumbilical Purpura
  1. See Also
    1. Acute Pancreatitis
    2. Grey Turner's Sign
  2. Signs
    1. Blue discoloration from subcutaneous Ecchymosis and edema in periumbilical subcutaneous fat
  3. Causes
    1. Acute Pancreatitis
    2. Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
    3. Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy
    4. Blunt Abdominal Trauma with intraabdominal Hemorrhage
  4. References
    1. Wikipedia

Cullen's sign (C0233200)

Concepts Sign or Symptom (T184)
SnomedCT 35187000
English Abdom discolor-round umbilic, Abdom discolour-round umbilic, Cullen's sign (physical finding), periumbilical bluish discoloration, abdomen Cullen's sign (periumbilical bluish discoloration), Cullen sign, cullen's sign, cullen sign, cullen's signs, Cullen's sign, Abdominal discoloration - around umbilicus, Abdominal discolouration - around umbilicus, Blood staining of periumbilical area, Cullen's sign (finding)
Italian Segno di Cullen
Spanish alteración de la coloración abdominal - periumbilical, hematoma de la superficie periumbilical, signo de Cullen (hallazgo), signo de Cullen, Signo de Cullen
Japanese カレン徴候, カレンチョウコウ
Czech Cullenovo znamení
Hungarian Cullen-tünet
Portuguese Sinal de Cullen
Dutch symptoom van Cullen
French Signe de Cullen
German Cullen-Phaenomen
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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