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Man Admitted to ER with Severe Stomach Pain, Fever, & Vomiting - Can You Diagnose?


A 68-year-old man heads to the ER with severe stomach pain he says developed acutely within the past few days. He's vomiting, runs a fever, and looks pretty sick. A quick patient history reveals he has suffered from cirrhosis and his internist was concerned about ascites he had recently developed.

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