Appendiceal mucocele

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

C/o painless haematuria.

Patient Data

Age: 90 yrs
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

Right iliac fossa: tubular, non-peristaltic, non-compressible structure, appx. 30 mm in diameter. It extends from caecum.

Internal ring like echoes are noted within the lesion.

Case Discussion

No cause was found for haematuria.

Right iliac fossa revealed a tubular, non-peristaltic, non-compressible structure, appx. 30 mm in diameter. It extends from caecum.

Internal ring like echoes are noted within the lesion.

Presumed Appendiceal mucocele

No surgical follow up available.

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Case Information

rID: 13127
Case created: 5th Mar 2011
Last edited: 4th Nov 2016
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