Definition of Palpate. Meaning of Palpate. Synonyms of Palpate

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Meaning of Palpate from wikipedia

- Palpation is the process of using one's hands to check the body, especially while perceiving/diagnosing a disease or illness. Usually performed by a health...
- abdomen. Auscultation (listening) of the abdomen with a stethoscope. Palpation of the patient's abdomen. Finally, percussion (tapping) of the patient's...
- cardiac examination. The four steps of the respiratory exam are inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation of the lungs, normally first carried out...
- Palpation thyroiditis refers to the development of thyroid inflammation due to mechanical damage to thyroid follicles. This can occur by vigorous repeated...
- the cardiac examination follows the standard structure of inspection, palpation and auscultation. The patient is positioned in the supine position tilted...
- auscultatory gap the radial pulse should be monitored by palpation. It is therefore recommended to palpate and auscultate when manually recording a patient's...
- surgeon Niels Thorkild Rovsing (1862–1927), is a sign of appendicitis. If palpation of the left lower quadrant of a person's abdomen increases the pain felt...
- comprising the following sections: measurement of vital signs; inspection and palpation; percussion and auscultation; pulmonary examination; abdominal examination...
- external exam, to evaluate the external genitalia 2) the internal exam with palpation (commonly called the bimanual exam) to examine the uterus, ovaries, and...
- cancerous lesion which has caused the malformation. Next, the **** are palpated, again with the patient lying or sitting. The patient has to lift the arm...
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