Acute appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Acute right lower quadrant abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male

Unremarkable X-ray.


Distended appendix showing mural thickening and enhancement with blurring and smudging of the periappendiceal fat planes. 

Case Discussion

Acute appendicitis.

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Case information

rID: 10498
Published: 17th Aug 2010
Last edited: 12th Apr 2018
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