Case of the month May 2014: Appendicitis unusual location

Appendicitis with a long appendix with its tip at the right liver lobe

Clinical Info

Pain in the right upper abdomen and raised infection parameters

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Appendicitis with a long appendix with its tip at the right liver lobe

Appendix longitudinal
Appendix longitudinal
Base of the appendix with fecolith longitudinal
Base of the appendix with fecolith longitudinal
Base of the appendix with color doppler longitudinal
Base of the appendix with color doppler longitudinal
Base of the appendix with fecolith
Base of the appendix with fecolith
Base of the appendix longitudinal
Base of the appendix longitudinal
Appendix transverse
Appendix transverse

videos

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Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 29
  • Body part: Liver and appendix

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System