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Which of the following is she likely to note?
Nurse Nancy is assessing a child with pyloric stenosis.



A. €�Currant jelly” stools
B. Regurgitation
C. Steatorrhea
D. Projectile vomiting

This question is part of Pediatric Nursing | Gastrointestinal Disorders NCLEX Quiz 8
Asked by Santepro, Last updated: Aug 03, 2020

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Answered Jun 30, 2018

Projectile vomiting

Projectile vomiting is a key sign of pyloric stenosis.Option B: Regurgitation is seen more commonly with gastroesophageal reflux.Option C: Steatorrhea occurs in malabsorption disorders such as celiac disease.Option A: Currant jelly stools are characteristic of intussusception.
 

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