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

Postobstruction diuresis

Postobstruction diuresis

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Mr J was an 89-year-old man with a long history of problems voiding due to increasing benign prostatic hyperplasia.

Fever, chills, and nausea after beginning long-acting reversible contraception

Fever, chills, and nausea after beginning long-acting reversible contraception

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During presentation to the emergency department, she was found to have a white blood cell count of 18,000 with a left shift, urinalysis positive for leukocytes and nitrites.

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.

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