Perforated appendix and small bowel obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones

Perforated appendix with local inflammatory mass and resultant small bowel obstruction (SBO).


Case Discussion

This patient presneted with abdominal pain and features of small bowel obstruction.

CT confirmed SBO secondary to a perforated appendix and local appendix inflammatory mass.

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Case information

rID: 6232
Published: 6th May 2009
Last edited: 18th Dec 2019
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