https://www.topgradeaccountants.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/LOGO-TG1.png 0 0 milton https://www.topgradeaccountants.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/LOGO-TG1.png milton2020-07-04 03:16:512020-07-04 03:16:51Forty-eight hours after admission to the hospital, P.J. is pale and has developed several “bruises”.
Forty-eight hours after admission to the hospital, P.J. is pale and has developed several “bruises” on her extremities. The nurse recorded only a minimal output of darkened urine during the past 24 hours. New laboratory tests reveal the following: Blood urea nitrogen (BUN), 150 mg/dL Serum creatinine (SCr), 6 mg/dL Serum potassium (K), 6.8 mEq/L WBC count, 20,000 cells/?L Hemoglobin (Hgb), 7 g/dL Platelets, 50,000 cells/?L Urinalysis, positive for blood and protein The stool specimen sent on admission is positive for E. coli O157:H7. What complication of E. coli O157:H7 infection does P.J. now display?