murphy point

murphy point

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it is located where the middle clavicular line (that is, a longitudinal imaginary line passing through the middle of the collarbone) cuts the 9th rib*, is the projection point of the fundus part of the gallbladder. that's why gallbladder pains are looked at here.


the painful point in gallstones, which coincides with the point where the lower ribs intersect with the virtual line running through the middle of the collarbone.


the point where the outer edge of the rectus muscle cuts the rib arc in the right hypochondrium.


it is the point where the line drawn from the umbilicus to the medial axillary line cuts the costa arc. the pain of acute cholecystitis is reflected here.

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