Bladder Scanning Question - page 2

by westieluv

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I took care of a patient last week who had almost zero urinary output on my night shift. I bladder scanned her and it read 601 ml, so I called her MD who ordered a foley catheter. I inserted the foley and only got 250 ml return.... Read More


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    Ours can be inaccurate when the calibration is off whether the female Pt has been scanned as a male or female.
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    Yup, I've seen this happen with prior abdominal surgery, ascites, scars, and adhesions.


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