Appendicitis

Presentation

Presents with fever, right lower quadrant pain, and leucocytosis.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years old
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

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

CT

CT demonstrates thickened  appendix with appendicolith.

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Case information

rID: 23220
Case created: 29th May 2013
Last edited: 23rd May 2017
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