Appendicitis

Appendicitis: fever, umbilical pain that migrates to RLQ, anorexia, n/v, dx w CT


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  • Appendicitis
  • fever, umbilical pain that migrates to RLQ, anorexia, n/v, dx w CT
  • fever, umbilical pain that migrates to the RLQ, anorexia, nausea, vomiting
  • McBurney's point (RLQ), Rovsing's sign (press LLQ and RLQ hurts), Psoas sign (hip extension), Obturator sign (hip flexion & inward rotation)
  • WBC↑, CT
  • surgery (emergency)