Skip to content

Ovarian torsion

Videos

Notes

Pathology

Reproductive system

Male and female reproductive system disorders
Male reproductive system disorders
Female reproductive system disorders
Reproductive system pathology review

Assessments
Ovarian torsion

Flashcards

0 / 6 complete

Questions

1 / 2 complete
High Yield Notes
9 pages
Flashcards

Ovarian torsion

6 flashcards
Questions

USMLE® Step 1 style questions USMLE

2 questions

USMLE® Step 2 style questions USMLE

2 questions
Preview

A 20-year-old woman comes to the emergency department because of sharp, non-radiating, left lower quadrant pain that has progressed in intensity over the last four hours. She has nausea but denies diarrhea, urinary symptoms, or vaginal discharge. Her temperature is 37°C (98.6°F), pulse is 120/min, respirations are 26/min, and blood pressure is 130/80 mmHg. Pulse oximetry in room air shows an oxygen saturation of 99%. Physical examination shows left lower quadrant tenderness with guarding. Pelvic examination shows left adnexal tenderness without cervical motion tenderness or discharge. A urine pregnancy test is negative. Which of the following is the most appropriate next step in management?

Memory Anchors and Partner Content