HUN4446 cholecystisis

HUN4446 cholecystisis - post-op: low fat diet 1 month...

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cholecystitis: inflammation of gallbladder cholangitis: inflammation of bile ducts secondary biliary cirrhosis: cirrhosis pancreatitis Cholecystitis: symptoms: RUQ pain N/ V fever, chills, sweating malaise jaundice clay-colored stools dark colored urine treatment: NPO IV fluids analgesics antibiotic therapy cholecsytectomy
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Unformatted text preview: post-op: low fat diet 1 month Diagnosis: ultrasound CT scan (less sensitive; more expensive) HIDA cholescintigraphy (diagnostic ambiguity) cholecystogram ERCP blood tests (not diagnostic) WBC LFTs pancreatic enzymes serum bilirubin >3 g/dl suggestive of cholecdocholithiasis...
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2009 for the course HUN 4446 taught by Professor Mathews during the Spring '09 term at University of Florida.

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