Stump appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Open appendicectomy done 3 months back. C/o recurrent pain in right iliac fossa.

Patient Data

Age: 45Y
Gender: Female
Ultrasound

Short segment of appendix is visible, measuring 20 mm in length and 8 mm in diameter.

Findings favour stump appendicitis.

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Case information

rID: 12822
Case created: 15th Jan 2011
Last edited: 19th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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