Acute appendicitis

Case contributed by Ahmed Abdrabou
Diagnosis certain


Right iliac fossa pain and vomiting

Patient Data

Age: 16 years
Gender: Male

A blind ended tubular structure at the right iliac fossa, related to external iliac vessels. It is fixed with thickened edematous wall and corresponds to a point of maximal tenderness.

Case Discussion

The patient underwent surgery and acute appendicitis was confirmed. 

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