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Paracentesis

Paracentesis I. Problem/Challenge. Of the many rules of thumb that the Hospitalist lives by, the old saying “where there is fluid, there should be a needle” is perhaps the most compelling reason for doing a paracentesis whenever a patient with ascites is sick enough to seek care in the emergency department and/or be hospitalized. Complications…

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