Pancreatitis

The pancreas is the largest gland in the body and is situated transversely across the posterior wall of the abdomen, at the back of the epigastric and left hypochondriac regions.…

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Pancreatitis

Elicit the features on history and examination that suggest a diagnosis of pancreatitis in a patient with abdominal pain…

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Constipation

A topic to muddy the FOAMed waters; constipation, a problem for many patients in which their care could be dramatically improved. Find out how in this podcast…

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Through the Wormhole

A 79-year-old man presents to the emergency department with persistent right inguinal pain and intermittent left flank pain over the past week…

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A Classic Case!

A 30-day old ex-36/40 twin, male infant attends the ED with his mother due to concern regarding vomiting of 4 days duration…

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Gin and Ketonic

A 45 year old man attends the department with a 48 hour history of nausea and vomiting. He also has a diffuse upper abdominal pain…

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