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What do the symptoms and ultrasound image associated with the patient's pain suggest? Would you discharge her to home?
A 35-year-old sexually active, single woman presents to the emergency department (ED) with 18 hours of constant right upper quadrant (RUQ) abdominal pain associated with non-bloody but bilious vomiting and chills.
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"Keep calm and carry on" suggests a thoughtful gastroenterologist whose patients continue to ask for reassurance.
What 2 interventions do you think were found the most effective in a recent comprehensive meta-analysis?
Patient was hemoccult positive with anemia but colonoscopy and EGD were negative. What test would you order next?