Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Ascites

Home ] Up ]


Pages Below:

Ascites


Causes

Transudate

Exudate

  • Malignancy
    • GI
    • Liver
    • Ovary
  • Infection

Examination

  • Inspection
    • swelling
    • vein distension
    • everted umbilicus
  • Palpation
    • tense
    • organs hard to feel
    • fluctuation
    • fluid thrill
  • Percussion
    • stony dull in flanks
    • shifting dullness

Complications

 

Home ] Up ]