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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The free intraperitoneal air also outlines the falciform ligament which may be seen in the right upper abdomen as a faint linear opacity positioned longitudinally.
The mass was palpable in the right upper abdomen, 70 mm x 40 mm in size, fixed, and demonstrated light tenderness.
He made a statement describing his ordeal from the RVI where surgeons dealt with the single stab wound to his right upper abdomen.
The gallbladder is a small, pear-shaped sac located below your liver in the right upper abdomen.
He remained slightly tender in his right upper abdomen and lumbar regions but looked generally unwell (sweaty, pale and restless).
Duncan had a seat belt abrasion from his left shoulder to his right upper abdomen and bruises on his arms and legs.
Nine years after that, he presented with abdominal distension and pain in the right upper abdomen.
He was treated in Newcastle General Hospital for multiple entry and exit wounds over the right chest, right upper abdomen, right groin and left arm.