• Examination of the spleen Castell's sign or alternatively Traube's space Examination of pelvic lymph nodes Digital rectal exam - Abdominal examination is not complete without a digital rectal exam. (wikipedia.org)
  • Injuries associated with intra-abdominal trauma include rib fractures, vertebral fractures, pelvic fractures, and injuries to the abdominal wall. (wikipedia.org)
  • The transverse abdominal helps to compress the ribs and viscera, providing thoracic and pelvic stability. (wikipedia.org)
  • The right sympathetic chain and its connections with the thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic plexuses. (wikipedia.org)
  • pain may get worse over time (progressive pain), also lower back pains linked to the pelvis chronic pelvic pain - typically accompanied by lower back pain or abdominal pain dyspareunia - painful sex dysuria - urinary urgency, frequency, and sometimes painful voiding Compared with women with superficial endometriosis, those with deep disease appear to be more likely to report shooting rectal pain and a sense of their insides being pulled down. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abdominal pain is caused by inflammation of an organ (for example, appendicitis , diverticulitis , colitis ), by stretching or distention of an organ (for example, obstruction of the intestine, blockage of a bile duct by gallstones , swelling of the liver with hepatitis ), or by loss of the supply of blood to an organ (for example, ischemic colitis). (medicinenet.com)
  • Increased abdominal girth may also indicate disease of the intestines or liver. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Depending on its location, the abdominal mass may be caused by an enlarged liver (hepatomegaly), enlarged spleen (splenomegaly), protruding kidney, a pancreatic mass, a retroperitoneal mass (a mass in the posterior of the peritoneum), an abdominal aortic aneurysm, or various tumours, such as those caused by abdominal carcinomatosis and omental metastasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • In children, the liver is the most commonly injured abdominal organ. (wikipedia.org)
  • Surgery of each abdominal organ is dealt with separately in connection with the description of that organ (see stomach, kidney, liver, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Liver injuries constitute 5% of all traumas, making it the most common abdominal injury. (wikipedia.org)
  • When blunt abdominal trauma is complicated by 'internal injury', the liver and spleen (see blunt splenic trauma) are most frequently involved, followed by the small intestine. (wikipedia.org)
  • First Principles of Gastroenterology: Abdominal Mass - This chapter discusses the basic approach to abdominal masses. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spleen is the most common cause of massive bleeding in blunt abdominal trauma to a solid organ. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article provides a comprehensive clinical guideline for the evaluation of the child with acute abdominal pain. (selfgrowth.com)
  • The patient should be placed in an environment with good lighting, and should be draped with towels or sheets to preserve privacy and warmth Although physicians have had concern that giving patients pain medications during acute abdominal pain may hinder diagnosis and treatment, separate systematic reviews by the Cochrane Collaboration and the Rational Clinical Examination refute this. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most common conditions associated with acute abdominal pain is acute appendicitis. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following tables rank abdominal exercises from highest to lowest in terms of activity as determined by the EMG measures: 1Compared to traditional crunch (100%) The bicycle targets the rectus abdominals and the obliques. (wikipedia.org)
  • Authors of accepted articles selected by the Society of Abdominal Radiology to be highlighted on the SAR Facebook page may be contacted by the SAR for additional illustrations and or supplementary material related to their article. (springer.com)
  • These articles are written to inform the readers of the Journal about current issues, recommendations or controversies in the field of abdominal radiology. (springer.com)
  • Abdominal Radiology offers CME programs for readers and reviewers in collaboration with Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science. (springer.com)
  • Abdominal Radiology: 1-10. (wikipedia.org)