Urine output. 20 ml/hour
Absence of bowel sounds
A 2×2 inch area of serous sanguineous drainage on the flank dressing.
Milk. apples. tomatoes. and corn
Eggs. spinach. dried peas. and gravy.
Salmon. chicken. caviar. and asparagus
Grapes. corn. cereals. and liver.
Decreased urinary alkaline phosphatase level
Increased urinary calcium excretion
Increased serum calcium level
Decreased serum uric acid level
A strong urge to urinate
Overdistention of the bladder
Activities that increase abdominal pressure
Obstruction of the urethra
The client’s intake of 2 to 3 L of fluid per day.
The client’s history of three full-term pregnancies
The client’s age of 45 years
The client’s history of competitive swimming
Avoid activities that are stressful and upsetting
Avoid caffeine and alcohol
Do not wear a girdle
Limit physical exertion
Inability to empty the bladder
Loss of urine when coughing
Involuntary urination with minimal warning
Frequent dribbling of urine
A rounded swelling above the pubis.
Dullness in the lower left quadrant
Rebound tenderness below the symphysis
Urine discharge from the urethral meatus
Atrophy of bladder musculature