RUQ


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AcronymDefinition
RUQRight Upper Quadrant (medicine)
RUQRifle Unqualified
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Our patient had symptoms of biliary RUQ pain and vomiting, which is characteristic of cholecystitis.
Transabdominal ultrasound (US) is often a starting point for patients presenting with RUQ pain or jaundice.
His abdominal X-ray showed the coffee bean sign in the RUQ section with upward convexity (Figure 2a).
A 54-year-old female presented to the ED with a complaint of RUQ abdominal pain which was aching in nature, was constant, and had been present for several months.
Gerstle, "Postpartum appendicitis presenting as RUQ pain," American Family Physician, vol.
In the language of the indigenous people from the Alutiiq tribe who live there, 'car' is 'KAA'RAQ', and they use the term 'RUQ' for 'arrow', which is the symbol that constitutes the central element of SKODA's logo.
A 4-year-old girl was incidentally detected to have a right upper quadrant (RUQ) mass during work-up for diarrheal illness which has since resolved.
Auscultation revealed mildly prolonged expiration with no additional sounds, while mild right upper quadrant (RUQ) tenderness was noted.
A = suprapubic view for bladder volume and Foley bulb position, B = RUQ hepatorenal view, and C = LUQ splenorenal view.
Clostridium perfringens-related emphysematous cholecystitis most commonly presents spontaneously as an acute cholecystitis type picture in elderly, acutely unwell patients, with RUQ pain, raised LFTs, and inflammatory markers [2, 8, 9].
80-year-old man with a known past medical history of atrial fibrillation, hyperlipidemia, benign prostatic hyperplasia, osteoarthritis, and laparoscopic cholecystectomy in 2009 presented to the emergency department with a four-week history of abdominal pain and swelling localized to the right upper quadrant (RUQ).