A 92-Year-Old Man with Abdominal Pain Following Intractable Vomiting; a Photo Quiz
Archives of Academic Emergency Medicine,
Vol. 7 No. 1 (2019),
11 November 2018
AbstractA 92-year-old man with hypertension, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), peptic ulcer disease and dementia presented to the emergency department with a 2-day history of abdominal pain in the left upper quadrant, distention, dry cough and intractable vomiting. On physical examination, the patient had epigastric tenderness and bowel sounds were reduced.
- Emergency department
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