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"Playboy bunny" sign of congestive heart failure.
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PMID:  22224133     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In emergency, ultrasound has been widely used as a noninvasive and effective examination to evaluate congestive heart failure. We highlight "Playboy Bunny" sign as a reliable marker and an important clue to the diagnosis of passive hepatic congestion, caused by congestive heart failure.
Authors:
Akira Hokama; Shingo Arakaki; Daisuke Shibata; Tatsuji Maeshiro; Fukunori Kinjo; Jiro Fujita
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The western journal of emergency medicine     Volume:  12     ISSN:  1936-9018     ISO Abbreviation:  West J Emerg Med     Publication Date:  2011 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-06     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101476450     Medline TA:  West J Emerg Med     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  433-4     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
University of the Ryukyus, Department of Infectious, Respiratory, and Digestive Medicine, Nishihara, Okinawa, Japan.
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