Sign in
Hunain5 months ago
Obturator sign

Obturator sign

Obturator sign is a clinical sign of acute appendicitis, it is defined as discomfort felt by the subject/patient on the slow internal movement of the hip joint, while the right knee is flexed. It indicates an inflamed pelvic appendix that is in contact with the obturator internus muscle

Other commentsSign in to post comments. Don't have an account? Sign up now!