TITLE

Battle sign

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p233
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Battle sign" is presented. Battle sign refers to an ecchymosis behind the ear, or a physical finding in patients with basilar skull fracture. The term is named after British surgeon William Henry Battle. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21220859

 

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