Appendicitis

Presentation

17 year old boy with fever,right lower quadrant pain and leucocytosis.

Patient Data

Age: 17
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

Ultrasound showing a thickened appendix measuring 1.1 cm with an echogenic shadowing appendicolith. Color Doppler evidences hyperemia of the mesoappendix.

Modality: CT

CT demonstrates thickened  appendix with appendicolith.

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Case Information

rID: 23220
Case created: 29th May 2013
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
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