RUQ


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RUQ

 
right upper quadrant (of abdomen).

RUQ

Abbreviation for right upper quadrant (of abdomen).

RUQ

abbreviation for right upper quadrant of the lung.
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This simple form of RUQ can be generalized to the more complex form
His condition remained stable; however, over the course of the next 7 days, he began spiking temperatures along with persistent RUQ pain and increasing leucocyte count.
A 38-year-old, previously healthy, female developed RUQ pain, nausea and vomiting and underwent a cholecystectomy.
Case Report: A 28-year-old female presented to the ED with a chief complaint of dull RUQ pain that radiated to her back for 2 days, not related to meals, worse with increased movement.
In ileocolic intussusception palpation of the abdomen may reveal a sausage-shaped mass which is located in the RUQ.
A contrast-enhanced abdominal computed tomography (CT) scan demonstrated a large intra-abdominal haematoma underlying the site of the injury, extending to the RUQ.
All patients between 16 and 65 years of age who received emergent RUQ ultrasonography for the evaluation of suspected biliary disease were enrolled.
Most common presenting complains & clinical finding is abdominal pain & RUQ tenderness respectively with intra peritoneal rupture is most common complication.
On clinical examination, the patient was toxic with a tender fluctuant RUQ superficial mass measuring 8x5 cm.
On physical examination, she had mildly icteric sclerae, a slightly tender palpable right upper quadrant (RUQ) mass, an external biliary drain in place, and RUQ and infraumbilical abdominal scars.
RUQ ultrasound showed an echogenic pancreas with fluid in Morrison's pouch as well a 3 cm cystic lesion in the liver.
Table 2: Presenting complaint Complaints LC OC Pain RUQ 20 20 Vomiting 7 6 Fever 5 4 Dyspepsia 4 4 Similar history 10 8 p value > 0.