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Abdomen and retroperitoneum | 1.5 Appendix
Case 1.5.3 Complicated appendicitis


Appendicitis with perforation at the tip and mucosal swelling at the base of the appendix mimicking a small intussusception. (At operation a swollen base of the appendix but no intussusception was found.)

Perforation at the tip
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Perforation at the tip
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Appendicitis with perforation
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Appendicitis with perforation
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Thickened appendix longitudinal
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Thickened appendix transverse
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Swelling at the base of the appendix mimicking a small intussusception
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Swelling at the base of the appendix mimicking a small intussusception
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