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McBurney's sign

McBurney's sign: Introduction

McBurney's sign: Where a patient has pain on palpation of the abdomen above a line from the anterior superior iliac spine and the umbilicus. See detailed information below for a list of 1 causes of McBurney's sign, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of McBurney's sign:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and McBurney's sign

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to McBurney's sign

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Misdiagnosis and McBurney's sign

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McBurney's sign: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of McBurney's sign

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How Common are these Causes of McBurney'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 McBurney's sign. Of the 1 causes of McBurney's sign that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: McBurney's sign:

The following list of conditions have 'McBurney'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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Medical Conditions associated with McBurney's sign:

Burning symptoms (446 causes), Paresthesias (453 causes), Tingling (951 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Appendix symptoms (5 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Intestine symptoms (4 causes)

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