Acute appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam

Presentation

Acute abdomen

Patient Data

Age: 18-year-old
Gender: Male
Modality: CT

 Abdomen CT confirm the presence of inflamed appendix (appendicolith is noted), and focal uretric dilatation near the inflamed appendix which is a common finding with acute appendicitis.

Case Discussion

Abdomen CT confirms the presence of inflamed appendix (appendicolith is noted), and focal ureteric dilatation near the inflamed appendix which is a common finding with acute appendicitis.

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Case Information

rID: 8195
Case created: 17th Jan 2010
Last edited: 26th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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