Case of the month January 2011: Appendix pifall

Slightly thickened tip of the appendix interpreted as possible inflammation. At operation the tip was slightly thickened but the pathology report was normal

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Slightly thickened tip of the appendix interpreted as possible inflammation. At operation the tip was slightly thickened but the pathology report was normal

6 mm round appendix tip with flow
6 mm round appendix tip with flow
6 mm round appendix tip with flow longitudinal
6 mm round appendix tip with flow longitudinal
Normal looking proximal appendix transverse
Normal looking proximal appendix transverse
Appendix longitudinal
Appendix longitudinal

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