have their internal organs in reverse position from "normal"), the lower left abdomen contains the descending colon... while the liver & gall bladder are right upper quadrant. Down in the right lower abdomen is the ascending colon...
Barium For Dinner?by
Alright, since there was so much discussion about what on earth was going to happen with my abdominal and pelvic CT here’s the tale. But first, may I just say how absolutely wonderful medical technicians are? Now I love do
Since I had gone to my PCP and he had ordered the CTs of my pelvis and abdomen and then, the next day, referred me to my GYN, it stood to reason that something the PCP saw on the CT needed...
For those of you who have had a contrast-enhanced pelvic/abdominal CT scan, what are the instructions for drinking the contrast material? (I lost my instructions). My appointment is at 8am, I remember that I need to drink h
All stones are GONE!
I had fun in Radiology arguing with the receptionist. My CT orders were for an abdominal and pelvic scan, so when I handed her the papers she whipped out the berry flavored barium and tried to give i
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Found on an order for an abdominal and pelvic CT
28 yo s/p GSW to left thigh on Saturday Jan 28, 2012. Reports evaluation at (outside hospital) showing bullet lodged in muscle. States this morning, having BM and heard
Is your PT Treating you Right?by
. But, your PT should also be: assessing your bony pelvic structure and the alignment of your pelvis and spine; manipulating your connective tissue in key areas like your abdomen and inner thighs with strategies such as “skin rolling...
Which way is your pelvis tilted. Most times we find a forward tilted pelvis because alot of women wear heels regularly. This tilts the pelvis forward giving us a hyperlordosis. Using a lumbar cushion...