2. Can also be referred to as a positive or negative throckmorton.
positive throckmorton-toward the injury
negative throckmorton - away from the injury
Direction of the dangle points the way to the pain.
Radiologist: "Why of course! Didn't you notice the throckmorton?"
Nurse: "I don't see anything how can you tell?"
Doctor: "Throck Morton's on the left."