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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Only patients undergoing emergent RUQ ultrasonography were included in this study.
All patients between 16 and 65 years of age who received emergent RUQ ultrasonography for the evaluation of suspected biliary disease were enrolled.
Emergent RUQ ultrasonographic imaging is available 24 hours per day, 7 days per week at this institution.
A clinical Murphy sign is defined as arrest of inspiration with pressure over the RUQ in the midclavicular line.
Understanding the significance of these predictive values should enhance clinic decision-making in the setting of RUQ pain.
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.
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.