Pelvic appendix (transvaginal scan)

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Right lower abdominal pain for a few weeks.

Patient Data

Age: 30
Gender: Female

Tranabdominally the appendix could not be localized in right iliac fossa due to a low lying caecum.

Transvaginal scan shows a normal appendix, close to the right ovary with a dominant follicle.

Case Discussion

Transvaginal scan shows a normal appendix in pelvic position.

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Case information

rID: 31412
Published: 8th Oct 2014
Last edited: 17th Dec 2015
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