D_Dowden_6.4 Written Assignment – Case Study

D_Dowden_6.4 Written Assignment – Case Study - Jean is 45...

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Jean is 45 years old and 50 pounds’ overweight. For the past 3 weeks, Jean has been experiencing severe right upper gastric pain after eating. She is diagnosed with cholecystitis. What is this disease? What predisposing factors does she have? What symptoms does she have to support the diagnosis? How would the diagnosis be confirmed? What treatment might the provider prescribe? What teaching might the CMA want to consider for this patient? Cholecystitis is inflammation of the gallbladder. She has the pain in the gastric area when she eats and if
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  • Summer '16
  • Nutrition, 3 weeks, 50 pounds, cholecystitis, 45 years

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