Obstetric Abdominal Examination

Last updated 25.08.13

-  Abdo pain: pre-eclampsia, hyperemesis, abruption

-  RUQ: liver haemoatoma/rupture in pre-eclampsia

-  Contractions: labour, Braxton Hicks, abruption

-  Rebound/guarding (Acute abdomen)

-  Ruptured ectopic, ruptured uterus, ruptured liver

-  Assessment of gravid uterus

-  Abdominal rash: PUPPS