Cystadenoma or mucocele of the appendix

Thickened appendix without signs of an acute appendicitis that proved to be a mucus filled appendix with chronic inflammation.

Clinical Info

1 year after an appendiceal abscess treated with percutaneous drainage now intermittent pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Thickened appendix without signs of an acute appendicitis that proved to be a mucus filled appendix with chronic inflammation.

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Transverse
Transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Enlarged lymph node
Enlarged lymph node

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 5
  • Body part: Appendix

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System