You are observing a new nurse assess a 7 year old male with nephroblastoma. Which of the following interventions is contraindicated?

 

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- Abdominal palpation

- Peripheral pulse palpation

- Lung auscultation

- Carotid pulse palpation

Rationale

Abdominal palpation is contraindicated with nephroblastoma, as it puts additional pressure on the tumor. All other interventions are not contraindicated.

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