Appendicitis

Presentation

Fever, right lower quadrant pain, and leukocytosis.

Patient Data

Age: 20 years
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.

Case Discussion

Typical imaging appearances of appendicitis.

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