Troisier's sign


Troisier's sign
enlargement of the lymph node at the base of the neck on the left side (Troisier's node), which indicates metastatic spread from an abdominal malignant growth, usually a carcinoma of the stomach [E. Troisier (1844–1919), French physician]

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  • Troisier's sign — is finding a hard, enlarged, left supraclavicular lymph node. Said to be pathognomonic of abdominal cancers, in particular gastric cancer.Virchow s node is the node commonly palpated for to elicit Troisier s sign.Troisier s sign is named after… …   Wikipedia

  • Troisier's sign — enlargement of the lymph node at the base of the neck on the left side (Troisier s node), which indicates metastatic spread from an abdominal malignant growth, usually a carcinoma of the stomach. C. E. Troisier (1844 1919), French physician …   Medical dictionary

  • Troisier node (ganglion sign) syndrome — Troi·sier node (ganglion, sign), syndrome (trwah syaґ) [Charles Emile Troisier, French physician, 1844–1919] see under syndrome and see signal node, under node …   Medical dictionary

  • Troisier sign — signal node …   Medical dictionary

  • Charles Emile Troisier — (6 April 1844 1919) was a French doctor.[1] The following are named for him: Troisier s sign, a hard, enlarged, left supraclavicular lymph node. Troisier Hanot Chauffard syndrome, a form of diabetes mellitus References ^ doctor/1709 at Who Named… …   Wikipedia

  • Trousseau sign of malignancy — The Trousseau sign of malignancy is a medical sign found in certain cancers that is associated with venous thrombosis[1] and hypercoagulability. It is also referred to as Trousseau syndrome[2] and is distinct from the Trousseau sign of latent… …   Wikipedia

  • Симптом Тинеля (Tinel'S Sign) — метод контроля за процессом восстановления нерва: постукивание над местом прохождения нерва вызывает ощущение покалывания в дистальных отделах конечностей (см. Парестезии), свидетельствующее о начале регенерации нерва.СИМПТОМ ТРОЙСИЕРА (Troisier… …   Медицинские термины

  • Rudolf Virchow — Rudolph Carl Virchow Rudolph Virchow Born 13 October 1821 Schivelbein, Pomerania …   Wikipedia

  • Virchow's node — Infobox Lymph Name = Virchows node Latin = GraySubject = 177 GrayPage = 697 Caption = Regional lymph tissue. (Supraclavicular near top, in green.)⋅ Caption2 = Deep Lymph Nodes 1. Submental 2. Submandibular (Submaxillary) Anterior Cervical Lymph… …   Wikipedia

  • Node — Literally a knot, a node is a collection of tissue. For example a lymph node, is a collection of lymphoid tissue. A nodule is a small node, a little collection of tissue. * * * 1. A knob or nodosity; a circumscribed swelling; in anatomy, a… …   Medical dictionary