abdominal assessment

ab·dom·i·nal as·sess·ment

(ab-dom'i-năl ă-ses'mĕnt)
The appraisal of the abdomen by a health care provider. The assessment is conducted in a predetermined order: inspection, auscultation, and palpation.
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While the routine abdominal assessment of these patients does not differ from that of a neurologically intact patient, the scope of differential diagnoses must be more broad and inclusive.
The device delivers high-resolution images anywhere, at any time for general medical applications, including: abdominal assessments such as bladder, abdominal aortic aneurysm screening, and trauma assessment; musculoskeletal; and basic obstetrics, such as pregnancy viability and fetal positioning.
The Signos delivers high-resolution images anywhere, at any time for general medical applications, including: abdominal assessments such as bladder, abdominal aortic aneurysm screening, and trauma assessment; musculoskeletal; and basic obstetrics, such as pregnancy viability and fetal positioning.