Right upper quadrant pain and fever following a fall in a 92 year old

Patel, A.; Patel, V.; Lefemine, V.; Chander, A.; Maw, A.
April 2009
Gut;Apr2009, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p569
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 92-year-old woman with a week's history of right upper abdominal pain, confusion and a low grade pyrexia. Tenderness and fullness on the right of the abdomen was revealed during clinical examination. She was diagnosed of having localized peritonism while a laparoscopy was performed as the aetiology of her mass was unclear.


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