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The abdomen 

The abdomen
Chapter:
The abdomen
Author(s):

James Thomas

and Tanya Monaghan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199593972.003.0007
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date: 18 January 2018

Introduction

History

Swallowing symptoms

Nausea and vomiting

Abdominal pain

Bowel habit

Generalized abdominal swelling

Jaundice and pruritus

Appetite and weight

Lower urinary tract symptoms

The rest of the history

Examination

Outline examination

Inspection: hands

Inspection: upper limbs

Inspection: face

Inspection: neck and chest

Inspection: abdomen...

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