Your patient has been diagnosed with pancreatitis. Which of the following is NOT a complication commonly associated with this disease process?

 

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- Right lung effusion

- Hypocalcemia

- Hypovolemia

- Diseminated intravascular coagulopathy

Rationale

Left lung effusions are typically noted, due to its proximity to the pancreas. All of the other listed options are complications of pancreatitis.

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