Abdominal pain?? - page 3
Hi everyone, Today I did an assessment on a patient in an institution I am doing clinical at, let me know what you think: Male in mid 40s, presenting with Left upper quadrant abd. pain. radiating... Read More
Nov 14, '06Specialty: ICU/PCU ; Joined: Apr '06; Posts: 487; Likes: 119has anyone evaluated this gentleman for a PE? we recently had a pt come in with similar symptoms and the intensivist caught a PE.
just a suggestion. the belly pain, the acidosis, the blood sugar, etc all could point to PE.
Nov 14, '06Joined: Aug '05; Posts: 650; Likes: 731.....Last edit by vampiregirl on Nov 14, '06 : Reason: My question was already posed by another poster
Nov 14, '06Joined: Nov '06; Posts: 12So when I went in today, patient was still in hospital undergoing tests. They have concluded that it is either pancreatitis or some sort of renal/bowel cancer! But that is all the info I could get, they are still doing tests. Thanks for all your thoughts.