Retrocaecal chronic appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

Presentation

Recurrent abdominal pain attacks.

Patient Data

Age: 4 years
Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

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).

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Case Information

rID: 25757
Case created: 6th Nov 2013
Last edited: 6th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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