Subhepatic position of the appendix vermiformis

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Incidental observation in a patient with elevated pancreatic enzymes.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Atypical position of a gas-filled (non-inflamed) retrocoecal appendix near the lower lateral margin of the right hepatic lobe.

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Case information

rID: 14334
Published: 15th Jul 2011
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
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