From the case: Acute appendicitis


CT Abdomen and pelvis

Right lower quadr...
Axial non-contrast
Right lower quadrant: dilated appendix with a small appendicolith inside; inflammatory phlegmon as well.
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ The prevalence of appendicitis in patients who present with abdominal pain to the emergency department is approximately 14%. Traditionally, acute...”

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  • 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...”

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