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Russells Sign

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Other Names

  • Russell's Sign

Purpose

Russell's Sign
  • Clinical exam finding associated with self induced vomiting

Description

  • Provider should look at dorsal hand
  • Positive finding is evidence of callus on the knuckles or back of hand
  • Due to repeated self-induced vomiting

Pathology


Evidence

  • Needs to be updated

See Also


References

Created by:
John Kiel on 12 July 2020 19:54:52
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19 May 2023 19:24:37
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