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Abdominal Exam

Guide to doing a clinical exam on the abdomen by the clinical skills tutors at the University of Liverpool
Authored By Mary on Thursday 15th November 2012

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Mr Raymond Buick
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Paediatric Surgeon
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Posted about 7 years ago
Very good I would add that in children the palpable spleen tends to lie on the left side and enlarges towards the left iliac fossa
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Mary
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Medical Student
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Posted about 7 years ago
I didn't know that! why does it enlarge differently in children ?
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Fadi Hassan
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Medical Student - Hull York Medical School
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Posted about 7 years ago
Great presentation Mirna. Loved the structure and the pictures too. Perfect start for anyone who wants to learn the abdominal examination thoroughly
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