Retrocecal chronic appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Osama Yonso


Recurrent abdominal pain attacks.

Patient Data

Age: 4 years
Gender: Male

Tubular structure (appendix) extends up to the level of the right kidney and liver, surrounded with high fat echo and a small amount of free fluid under the edge of the liver (Morison recess).

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 25757
Published: 6th Nov 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.