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Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill

Emergency Physician

Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill is a top Emergency Physician in Ponce, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Ponce, PR, Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Yaritza Arriaga-o'neill
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What are the first few steps in case of a cardiac arrest?

For any person that falls unresponsive, we need to move and try to call them. If no response, call the ambulance. Cardiac compressions need to be started promptly.

Can being hit in the head cause a seizure?

Blunt head injuries with concussion may be related to seizures. When a person has a seizure can be assisted to a hard surface and hold the face to prevent injuries. Contact the READ MORE
Blunt head injuries with concussion may be related to seizures. When a person has a seizure can be assisted to a hard surface and hold the face to prevent injuries. Contact the ambulance if new or not in a secure place.

Stomach flu

This is typically viral, but if not able to hold anything down, it needs an evaluation and treatment.

Appendicitis?

Must be examined. Appendicitis is a possibility

What are the blood tests necessary in a ER?

There are no mandatory tests from the ED. Always depends on presentation and symptoms.

Is a TSH value of 3.17 normal in 9 months of pregnancy?

The blood test should be discussed with your physician. For thyroid disease most likely they will order more tests.