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Clinical Reasoning: A blood test cannot be ordered on itself

Clinical Reasoning: A blood test cannot be ordered on itself
Clinical case

Mark, a 70-year-old man, had a previous diagnosis of metastatic kidney cancer and a mild hypertension.  He just finished his cancer treatment two months ago. Suddenly, he started to feel in a  very bad condition, with fever, disorientation, chills and oligoanuria. He has to go to the Emergency Department (ED). Continue reading Clinical Reasoning: A blood test cannot be ordered on itself