Flashcards in Signs and Tests Deck (8)
What is Nikolsky's sign?
Nikolsky sign is a skin finding in which the top layers of the skin slip away from the lower layers when slightly rubbed
Positive Nikolsky's sign = ?
Negative Nikolsky's sign = ?
What is Auspitz sign?
The removal of a surface scale to reveal tiny bleeding points (dilated capillaries)
What is Koebner's phenomenon
A skin condition develops in an area of skin trauma
Blue dot sign
Torsion of the hydatid of morgagni (Acute scrotum)
A soap test is done to find undescended testes. If negative then laparoscopic surgery is done to find testes.