retromandibular tender point

retromandibular tender point
a point behind the superior extremity of the inferior maxilla below the lobule of the ear and in front of the mastoid process. Pressure on this point elicits extreme pain in meningitis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”