Abdominal pain: Appendicitis Flashcards Quizlet

Appendicitis -often begins with symptoms of dull, steady, periumbilical pain, and anorexia before localizing to the RLQ at McBurney's point. Appendicitis is the most common surgical emergency in pediatrics- they don't have the classic symptoms Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)-tender pulsatile mass at the abdominal midline…

EMT chapter 22 Flashcards Quizlet

You are called to a​ 25-year-old male complaining of right lower quadrant​ (RLQ) pain. His other symptoms are nausea and​ vomiting, fever, and decreasing pain in the umbilicus area. You respond to the scene of a​ 50-year-old male complaining of severe abdominal pain. He has a history of alcohol and drug abuse.…

Abdominal pain: Appendicitis Flashcards Quizlet

Appendicitis -often begins with symptoms of dull, steady, periumbilical pain, and anorexia before localizing to the RLQ at McBurney's point. Appendicitis is the most common surgical emergency in pediatrics- they don't have the classic symptoms Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)-tender pulsatile mass at the abdominal midline…

EMT chapter 22 Flashcards Quizlet

You are called to a​ 25-year-old male complaining of right lower quadrant​ (RLQ) pain. His other symptoms are nausea and​ vomiting, fever, and decreasing pain in the umbilicus area. You respond to the scene of a​ 50-year-old male complaining of severe abdominal pain. He has a history of alcohol and drug abuse.…