Appendiceal torsion

Torsion of the appendix in an adult(uncommon)with a swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis

Clinical Info

Acute onset of pain in the scrotum

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Torsion of the appendix in an adult with a swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis

Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix
The epididymis is normal
The epididymis is normal

Torsion of the appendix epididymis in an adult with a swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis

Swollen appendix and normal testis
Swollen appendix and normal testis
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix and normal testis
Swollen appendix and normal testis
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis
Swollen appendix and increased vascularity of the epididymis

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 33
  • Body part: Scrotum

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System