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1

What organs are found in the upper right quadrant

liver
gall bladder
duodenum
kidney

2

what organs are found in the upper left quadrant

spleen
stomach
kidney
pancreas

3

What organs are found in the lower right quadrant

appendix
ascending colon
parts of transverse colon

4

What organs are found in the lower left quadrant

sigmoid colon
parts of the transverse colon

5

What body structures are found in the epigastric region

stomach
pancreas
aorta

6

What body structures are found in the umbilical region

transverse colon
lower stomach
duodenum
small intestine

7

What body structures are found in the hypogastric region

urinary bladder
uterus
prostate

8

RUQ/epigastric pain may originate from what two organs

liver or gall bladder

9

epigastric pain may originate from what three organs

stomach
duodenum
pancreas

10

periumbilical pain may originate from what three organs

small intestine
colon
appendix

11

Hypogastric/suprapubic pain may originate from what two structures

bladder or uterus

12

RLQ pain may originate from ______

appendix

13

LLQ pain may signal what two things

renal stones or bowel obstruction

14

Sign and symptoms of change in bowel function to be aware of

frequency
consistency
color

15

Signs and symptoms of change in urinary function to be aware of

dysuria
polyuria
incontinence

16

what color is normal poop

brown

17

what color is poop is there is a lower GI bleed or diverticulosis

red or bloody

18

What color is poop is there is crohns disease

green

19

What color is poop if there is a gallbladder disease

yellow ish or paler

20

What color is poop is there is pancreatitis or pancreatic cancer

white

21

What color will poop be if there is and upper GI bleed

black and has the consistency of coffee grounds