Bamberger's sign(băm′bər-gərz, bäm′-)
- The jugular pulse occurring in tricuspid insufficiency of the heart.
- An indication of pericarditis with effusion in which the dullness of sound generated upon percussion at the angle of the scapula disappears as the patient leans forward.
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