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SIGNE HOMANS [1 record]

Record 1 2011-01-05


Subject field(s)
  • Symptoms (Medicine)
  • Vessels (Medicine)

Slight pain at the back of the knee or calf when the ankle is slowly and gently dorsiflexed (with the knee bent), indicative of incipient or established thrombosis in the veins of the leg.


  • Symptômes (Médecine)
  • Vaisseaux (Médecine)

Douleur à la dorsiflexion du pied.

Key term(s)
  • signe d'Homans


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Síntomas (Medicina)
  • Redes vasculares (Medicina)
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