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Differential Diagnosis For Homans' sign

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List of current finding(s):

Trauma Causes
Gastrocnemius muscle tear/hematoma
Infected organ, Abscesses
Thrombophlebitis, septic/suppurative
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Baker's cyst rupture
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Pulmonary embolism
Thromboembolic disease
Thrombophlebitis, deep vein
Reference to Organ System
Thrombophlebitis, peripheral
Synonyms
Homans sign, Homan's sign, Homans' sign (finding)
Definition

Pain in the calf when the foot is passively dorsiflexed.

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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