Abdominal paracentesis

Known as: celiocentesis, abdominal tapping, abdominocentesis 
 
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
An 82-year-old female was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in May 2004. Following gynecological surgery, pathological evaluation… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND & AIMS Complications and technical problems of paracentesis in cirrhotic patients are infrequent. However, the… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The purpose of this study was to provide evidence-based approaches to detect ascites, perform paracentesis, order tests, and… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND AND AIMS This study was conducted to evaluate the complications and bleeding associated with either thrombocytopoenia… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES The optimal location for paracentesis has not been studied scientifically. The evolving obesity epidemic has changed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Large-volume paracentesis, the preferred treatment for patients with symptomatic tense ascites due to cirrhosis, has… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To establish a focused assessment with sonography for trauma (FAST) protocol in dogs, determine whether FAST can be… (More)
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2002
2002
We report a 31-year-old man with chronic renal failure and ascites who developed severe abdominal pain and a local non-pulsatile… (More)
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2001
2001
Ten patients with peritoneal tuberculosis who were operated on for suspected advanced ovarian cancer during a 5-year period were… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
This prospective study comprises 651 patients with knife wounds of the anterior abdomen. Three hundred and forty-five patients… (More)
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