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Abd assess

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solid viscera solid tissue, maintains characteristic shape
hollow viscera tissue mixed with fluid , air,gas. changes shape
age related changes fat accumulation, decreaded salavation, delayed esophageal emptying, decreased gastric acid, decreased peristalsis
phases of of abdominal assessment inspection, aauscultation, percussion, palpation
solid viscera solid tissue, maintains characteristic shape
hollow viscera tissue mixed with fluid , air,gas. changes shape
age related changes fat accumulation, decreaded salavation, delayed esophageal emptying, decreased gastric acid, decreased peristalsis
phases of of abdominal assessment inspection, aauscultation, percussion, palpation
types of bowel sounds hypoactive,hyperactive, normal, absent
What sound do you hear when percussing hollow viscera tympany
reasons for percussion assess density, locate organs, screen for abnormalities
direction of abdominal assessment RLQ, RUQ, LUQ, LLQ
Created by: emlric