Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP, is a staff clinician at the VA Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., where she practices adult medicine and women’s health. She also teaches at the nursing schools of the University of Missouri and the University of Kansas.

Most Recent Articles by Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Wilms tumor in a child

Wilms tumor in a child

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A 2-year-old boy was having worsening daily episodes of explosive diarrhea. He had no fevers, and his appetite and diet were unchanged.

A man with sneezing fits

A man with sneezing fits

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There was no warning, he had no allergies, and they were not associated with any cold symptoms or other conditions.

Pulsatile tinnitus: a pounding sound inside the ear

Pulsatile tinnitus: a pounding sound inside the ear

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In this case, the patient not only subsequently had a stroke 2 years later, but he also required coronary artery bypass surgery within 5 years.

Military sexual trauma: A primer for clinicians

Military sexual trauma: A primer for clinicians

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Military sexual trauma includes any sexual activity in which a service member is involved against his or her will, ranging from sexual harassment to rape.

Copper: A metal for osteoarthritic pain management

Copper: A metal for osteoarthritic pain management

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Oral copper supplements are not recommended unless extensive metabolic testing shows a true copper deficiency.

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