Inflamed mesoappendix

Appendicitis with a 1,5 cm thick appendix. At operation the appendix could not be removed because of severe surrounding inflammatory changes.

Clinical Info

Pain

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Appendicitis with a 1,5 cm thick appendix. At operation the appendix could not be removed because of severe surrounding inflammatory changes.

Thickened appendix longitudinal
Thickened appendix longitudinal
Hypervascularized appendix longitudinal
Hypervascularized appendix longitudinal
Thickened appendix transverse
Thickened appendix transverse
Hypervascularized appendix transverse
Hypervascularized appendix transverse

The same patient 2 months later with a normal appendix

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 40
  • Body part: Appendix

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System