1. Define Acute Abdomen. Give 5 conditions that can cause an acute abdomen.
2. List the supplies and equipment needed to set up for a patient with bloat. You must list at least 10.
3. Give 5 causes of hematochezia.
4. Define FLUTD. Give 3 causes of FLUTD.
5. Define dehiscence. When is it most likely to occur?
Which of these abdominal emergencies have you had personal experience with. Describe what treatment was utilized and the outcome. In response to your peers, discuss a similar incident or experience.