Acute appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

acute severe right lower quadrant pain.

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Modality: CT

The appendix is distended showing mural thickening and enhancement, with surrounding edema.

Case Discussion

A young female patient with acute appendicitis.

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Case Information

rID: 9417
Case created: 15th Apr 2010
Last edited: 4th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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