Appendagitis epiploica / torsion of an appendix epiploicae

Epiploic appendagitis with hyperechoic mesenteric fat partly srurrounding the appendix, but the appendix is otherwise normal

Clinical information

Patient suspected of having an appendicitis

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Epiploic appendagitis with hyperechoic mesenteric fat partly srurrounding the appendix, but the appendix is otherwise normal

CT

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 52
  • Body part: Right lower abdomen

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System