Paracentesis A Diagnostic Adjuvant in Abdominal Emergency

Prof. (Dr) Braja Mohan Mishra, Professor & H.O.D Department of General Surgery, VIMSAR, Burla, Odisha, India
2020 Journal of Medical Science And clinical Research  
Peritoneal paracentesisis safe procedure in case of abdomen emergency in both traumatic and non traumatic cases. Materials & Methods: All patients who present with acute abdomen including traumatic cases and non traumatic cases except obstruction cases were included .A total no 100 cases (80non-traumatic case and 20traumatic cases) were studied during this period Results: In present study of 100cases we could aspirate the characteristic fluid in 78 cases. The most common type of fluid was
more » ... of fluid was billous in 40cases.Haemorrhagic in 20 cases and restarepurulent and feculent. All aspirated fluid sent for culture and sensitive test Conclusion: Peritoneal Paracentesis is a diagnostic aid in acute abdomen in limited resource area.
doi:10.18535/jmscr/v8i1.77 fatcat:wiwmfjtb6nb7ffy27jga74xboa