Perforated appendicitis with appendicolith

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Patient Data

Gender: Female

There is an appendicolith in the right lower quadrant on this upright abdominal radiograph.


There is a dilated appendix with large appendicolith.

There is also free fluid with floating internal echoes in the perivesical space.

Case Discussion


Diagnosis: Acute appendicitis

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Case information

rID: 12824
Published: 15th Jan 2011
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
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