Pronunciation: kru-val-ya' bahm'gar-ten
Definition: a venous murmur heard over collateral veins, connecting portal and caval venous systems, on the abdominal wall.
Synonym(s): Cruveilhier-Baumgarten sign
See Also: Cruveilhier-Baumgarten sign
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