Appendiceal mucocele

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant


Right lower quadrant abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male


Calcified density at the right iliac fossa.


CT-scan confirms appendicular calcifications compatible with appendiceal mucocele. Pathology report confirmed the presence of a neuroendocrine appendiceal tumor.

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines

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Case information

rID: 18484
Published: 10th Jul 2012
Last edited: 9th Jul 2020
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