Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to McBurney's point: appendicitis, Psoas sign, Rovsing sign, Rovsing's sign, Obturator sign, Murphy's sign
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||McBurney's point - a point one third of the way along a line drawn from the hip to the umbilicus; the point of maximum sensitivity in acute appendicitis|
point - the precise location of something; a spatially limited location; "she walked to a point where she could survey the whole street"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.