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glossary:stemmers_sign [2007/08/07 19:22]
Debbie Aldridge Page moved from stemmers_sign to glossary:stemmers_sign
glossary:stemmers_sign [2012/10/16 14:40] (current)
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 +====== Stemmer'​s Sign: ====== 
 + A diagnostic test that involves tenting (pinching) the skin on the upper surface of the toes. In a negative result, which is characteristic of [[lipoedema]],​ it is possible to grasp a thin fold of tissue. In a positive result, which is characteristic of [[:​lymphedema]],​ it is only possible to grasp a lump of tissue.
glossary/stemmers_sign.txt · Last modified: 2012/10/16 14:40 (external edit)