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By John D Firth; Claire Nicholl; Dee C Traue; Royal College of Physicians of London. Education Department

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It is dull to percussion, I cannot get above it, I cannot palpate it bimanually, and I cannot feel a notch . ’ (again you aren’t confident enough just to say ‘spleen’, but you are giving the examiner information that says ‘I know how to try to do this’) • ‘There is no ascites . ’ • ‘I think that this is a case of hepatosplenomegaly . ’ See Table 15 for causes of hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, hepatomegaly and big kidneys to consider in PACES. CS_C06 12/8/10 16:06 Page 25 CLINICAL SKILLS FOR PACES: STATION 1 – ABDOMINAL SYSTEM TABLE 15 CAUSES Splenomegaly Hepatosplenomegaly Big kidneys PACES Cause Comments Common Alcoholic liver disease Autoimmune hepatitis Primary biliary cirrhosis Cirrhosis often associated with normal or small liver.

It is dull to percussion, I cannot get above it, I cannot palpate it bimanually, and I cannot feel a notch . ’ (again you aren’t confident enough just to say ‘spleen’, but you are giving the examiner information that says ‘I know how to try to do this’) • ‘There is no ascites . ’ • ‘I think that this is a case of hepatosplenomegaly . ’ See Table 15 for causes of hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, hepatomegaly and big kidneys to consider in PACES. CS_C06 12/8/10 16:06 Page 25 CLINICAL SKILLS FOR PACES: STATION 1 – ABDOMINAL SYSTEM TABLE 15 CAUSES Splenomegaly Hepatosplenomegaly Big kidneys PACES Cause Comments Common Alcoholic liver disease Autoimmune hepatitis Primary biliary cirrhosis Cirrhosis often associated with normal or small liver.

Techniques are incorrect. Significant or important tests are omitted. Approach is unsystematic, hesitant, lacking confidence or unprofessional. Identifying physical signs Identifies correct signs. Signs that are not present are not found. Important signs are missed. Signs that are not present are found. Differential diagnosis Sensible, and includes the correct diagnosis Poor, and fails to consider the correct diagnosis Clinical judgement Offers a sensible and appropriate management plan. Offers an inappropriate management plan.

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