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Murphy's sign

Murphy's sign: Introduction

Murphy's sign: Murphy's sign is a type of test that is performed during a physical exam that can point to a diagnosis of gallbladder disease. See detailed information below for a list of 3 causes of Murphy's sign, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Murphy's sign:

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

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Murphy's sign: Symptom Checker

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

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Murphy's sign: Comorbid Symptoms

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

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Murphy's sign: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Murphy's sign

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

How Common are these Causes of Murphy'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 Murphy's sign. Of the 3 causes of Murphy'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
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 3 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Murphy's sign:

The following list of conditions have 'Murphy'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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Causes of Murphy's sign Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Murphy's sign based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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