100 Cases in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
A 24-year-old woman is referred from the emergency department with sudden onset of left iliac fossa pain and you are the medic on duty...
100 Cases in Obstetrics and Gynaecology presents 100 commonly seen obstetric and gynaecological scenarios. The patient's history, examination and initial investigations are presented along with questions on the diagnosis and management of each case. The answer includes a detailed discussion on each topic, providing an essential revision aid as well as a practical guide for junior clinicians.
Making clinical decisions is one of the most challenging and difficult parts of training to become a doctor. These cases will teach medics and medical students to recognize important obstetric and gynaecological conditions and help them develop their diagnostic and management skills.
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100 Cases in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Second Edition
Cecilia Bottomley,Janice Rymer
Limited preview - 2014
109/L Platelets abdominal pain abnormal anaemia ANSWER antenatal baby bimanual blood pressure bowel C-reactive protein Caesarean section cardiotocograph cause cent clinic confirmed differential diagnosis discharge disease early pregnancy ectopic pregnancy ectropion endometrial fetal heart fetus fibroids fluid full blood count further investigate g/dL gynaecological Haemoglobin heart rate history of note hormone hysteroscopy increased infertility intercourse intrauterine intravenous investigate and manage INVESTIGATIONS Normal IU/L Day KEY POINTS laparoscopy manage this patient manage this woman maternal Mean cell volume medical history menstrual midwife miscarriage mmHg mmol/L monitoring mu/L negative non-tender Normal range obstetric occurs ovaries palpable palpation pelvic periods placental abruption Platelets postpartum haemorrhage pre-eclampsia PREGNANCY History pregnancy test progesterone Prolactin protein Questions range for pregnancy renal risk sexually transmitted infection shown in Fig Speculum examination spontaneous swab symptoms syndrome tenderness Transvaginal ultrasound Transvaginal ultrasound scan treatment Urinalysis urinary urine uterine uterus vaginal bleeding vaginal delivery weeks White cell count women