What are gallstones and biliary tract disease? Gallstones are hardened accumulations of digestive fluid that can form in your gallbladder. Gallstones can be up to the size of a golf ball. You might not realize you have them...
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A 40-year-old woman with diabetes and chronic kidney disease present to the clinic for follow-up after an abdominal ultrasound revealed incidental cholelithiasis without inflammation. The ultrasound revealed two stones, which were less than 5 mm in size. The patient's kidneys were normal. The patient denies experiencing abdominal pain, nausea, or vomiting. She has not had cholecystitis in the past.
Of the following, which is the best step to take next in the treatment of this patient?
Cardiac diseases do not choose an age and can be found even in young children. It is a known fact that 1 in 100 newborns have a chance of having congenital heart disease. This, therefore, leads to the need to have specialized...
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A 1 year old child is diagnosed with a congenital heart defect after cardiac catheterization. His parents express concern about activities at home. Which is the nurse's best response?