Pitfall

Appendicitis with a massively thickened > 2,5 cm turned up appendix that in transverse direction mimics an intussusception

Clinical information

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Ultrasound Images & Clips

Appendicitis with a massively thickened > 2,5 cm turned up appendix that in transverse direction mimics an intussusception

Mesenteric lymphe node
Mesenteric lymphe node
Mesenteric lymphe node
Mesenteric lymphe node
Thickened appendix that mimics an intussusception transverse
Thickened appendix that mimics an intussusception transverse
Thickened appendix that mimics an intussusception transverse
Thickened appendix that mimics an intussusception transverse

Appendicitis with a massively thickened > 2,5 cm turned up appendix that in transverse direction mimics an intussusception

Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Transverse
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

Appendicitis with a massively thickened > 2,5 cm turned up appendix that in transverse direction mimics an intussusception

Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal
Longitudinal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 9
  • Body part: Right abdomen

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System