Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by waleed, Aug 12, 2011.
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Virchow Node - a lymph node in the supraclavicular fossa, usually presents on the left side. acquires its lymph supply from the abdomen. Troisier's sign is hardening of the node. strongly indicative of a cancer in abdomen.
The correct answer is Virchow's Node (Troisier's Sign) Abdominal cancers may metastasize to the left supraclavicular lymph nodes via the thoracic duct.With hepatomegaly( as the patient has jundice)
it looks like a lymphadenopathy...but it can be soft tissue carcinoma
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