\tɹɐkˈiːl tˈʌɡɪŋ], \tɹɐkˈiːl tˈʌɡɪŋ], \t_ɹ_ɐ_k_ˈiː_l t_ˈʌ_ɡ_ɪ_ŋ]\
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A downward pull of the trachea, manifested by a depression of the pomum Adami, synchronous with the action of the heart, symptomatic of aneurysm of the aortic arch; the sign is elicited most easily by drawing the cricoid cartilage upward with the thumb and forefinger while the patient sits with head thrown back and mouth closed; Oliver Cardarelli sign, Porter's sign.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By Willam Alexander Newman Dorland