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s/l "the pentation" or "the plentation"
Mon Mar 26, 2007 13:46

2. I would change the patient's diuretics to Aldactone 100 mg twice a day and leave her on 80 mg of Demadex. From my standpoint, her testing could have been done as an outpatient. If you choose to release her, I would be happy to see her in followup in the office to discuss her paracentesis results and other studies as this proceeds. It should be noted that s/l "the pentation" of ascites is a bad prognostic sign, with fewer than 20% of people showing a 5-year survival if due to cirrhosis.

Just curious what you looked up? Perhaps presentation fits?
Mon Mar 26, 2007 13:48

I could not find anything for plentation and only 1 listing for pentation.

The presentation of ascities as a bad sign, however, makes sense to me.

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presentation ? (nm)
Mon Mar 26, 2007 13:52

thanks, I'll listen for that. (nm)
Mon Mar 26, 2007 13:54

word. Thank you.
it was my s/l. I certainly knew plentation was not a (nm)
Mon Mar 26, 2007 13:54

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