When assessing the patient admitted for a laprascopic cholecystectomy, the nurse would expect to find which of the following?
A- history of upper right quad pain
B- obvious jaundice of the scelaran & skin
C- complaints of recurrent heartburn & acid reflux
D- complaints of chills, fever, nausea, & vomit
- A - history of upper right quad pain
- * upper right quad pain following ingestion of a fatty meal is the typical manifestation experienced by patients with cholelithiasis. Chills, fever, nausea, and vomit may indicate an infection & contradict surgery at this time.