From the case: Appendicolith


Appendicolith Appendicolith projecting over the right sacral ala.
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ 16 year old boy presented with acute apendicitis. Xray demonstrates an appendicolith overlying the right sacral ala.  ”

Used in the following article:

  • Appendicitis - “ Appendicitis is inflammation of the vermiform appendix. It is a very common condition in general radiology practice and is one of the main reasons...”
  • Appendicolith - “ An appendicolith is a calcified deposit within the appendix. They are present in a large number of children with acute appendicitis and may be an ...”
  • Intra-abdominal calcification - “ Intra-abdominal calcification is common and the causes may be classified into four broad groups based on morphology: Concretions These are discr...”

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