Archit Sahai, Pediatric Resident from Cincinnati Children's wondered whether or not we should get a right lower quadrant ultrasound if a child with strep, flu, or mono has right lower quadrant pain. I bet a lot of you have asked that same question.
This edition of PEMPix Classic features a young lady with urinary retention and a strong protruding mass. There's also a cool ultrasound.
Facts on the Ground: Does Optic Nerve Ultrasound Reliably Predict Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Failure?
This edition of Facts on the Ground looks at whether or not ultrasound of the eye and optic nerve can help predict shunt malfunctions.