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Biliary tree | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Biliary tree | Gastrointestinal system physiology | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] I think we have a pretty good idea of how the liver works. One of the things I kinda touched on when we talking about our hepatic lobule is that we have bile that’s produced in the liver and flows out through the common hepatic duct. Now bile

Emergency Surgery – Lincoln Surgical Associates – Shiloh, IL

Emergency Surgery – Lincoln Surgical Associates – Shiloh, IL

Emergency Surgical Team Dr. D. Scott Crouch, emergency and general surgeon, discusses Lincoln Surgical’s emergency surgical team. As the hospital system has expanded here in the Metro East, it’s made for more locations for us to cover as a practice. So in order to do that more effectively and offer

Murphy Sign – Clinical Examination

Murphy Sign – Clinical Examination

Murphy’s Sign Ask the patient to exhale, while palpating the gall bladder area, medial to the mid-clavicular line. Now instruct the patient to take a deep breath so the gall bladder is pushed down, and against the examiner’s fingertips, as the lungs expand. If cholecystitis is present, the patient will