Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis

Appendicitis caused by obstruction from a large cecal tumor

Clinical Info

Pain in the right lower abdome

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Appendicitis caused by obstruction from a large cecal tumor

Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Dilatated appendix
Dilatated appendix
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix
Appendicitis longitudinal
Appendicitis longitudinal
Appendicitis longitudinal
Appendicitis longitudinal
Appendicitis transverse
Appendicitis transverse
Appendicitis transverse
Appendicitis transverse

Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis

Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix longitudinal
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix longitudinal
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix transverse
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix transverse

Appendicitis caused by obstruction from a large cecal tumor CT scan

Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix transverse
Large cecal tumor obstructing the appendix transverse
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis
Case of the month April 2009: Abnormalities mimicking an acute appendicitis

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 77
  • Body part: Appendix

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