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Cullen's sign

Cullen's sign: Introduction

Cullen's sign: blue-black bruising of the area around umbilicus. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Cullen's sign, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Cullen's sign:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Cullen's sign. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Cullen's sign

Home Diagnostic Testing and Cullen's sign

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Cullen's sign: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Cullen's sign, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Cullen's sign: Animations

Cullen's sign: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Cullen's sign may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Cullen's sign

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Cullen's sign: Deaths

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Cullen's sign: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Cullen's sign listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Cullen's sign as a symptom include:

Detailed list of causes of Cullen's sign

The list below shows some of the causes of Cullen's sign mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Cullen's sign?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Cullen's sign. Of the 10 causes of Cullen's sign that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 10 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Cullen's sign:

The following list of conditions have 'Cullen's sign' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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What are the alternative names for Cullen's sign:

Grey Turner's sign
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Classifications of Cullen's sign:

Medical Conditions associated with Cullen's sign:

Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color symptoms (2348 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes)

Symptoms related to Cullen's sign:

Bruised umbilicus, Acute pancreatitis (78 causes), Abdominal trauma, Abdominal aortic aneurysm, Ectopic pregnancy (15 causes)

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