Throckmorton's sign

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[edit] Discussion of Throckmorton's sign

  • Also known as the John Thomas sign.
  • The throckmorton's sign is when the penis points in the direction of unilateral disease.
  • Throckmorton's sign is a slang term used jokingly by medical students and residents.
  • A common variant of this sign when the penis is unusually small is the Mark Morton Sign.

[edit] Imaging Findings for Throckmorton's sign

THE PENIS POINTS TO THE PATHOLOGY

[edit] Images

Patient #1: The penis points to an enchondroma in a patient with Maffucci syndrome

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[edit] References for Throckmorton's sign

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