Physical Exam

The following describes this patient’s physical exam when you see her in the emergency room:

General appearance: In visible distress from pain

Vital signs: Heart rate 120/min, blood pressure 110/65, respiratory rate 18/min, T 100oF, oxygen saturation 84% on room air

Head and neck: No lymphadenopathy

CVS: Normal heart sounds, no murmurs

Chest: Normal to inspection, palpation, percussion, and auscultation

Abdomen: Soft, non-tender, no hepatosplenomegaly

CNS: No focal changes