Pitfalls

Pitfall: Thick (7mm) but normal appendix with effusion not caused by a perforated appendix but a pancreatitis

Clinical Info

Clinically appendicitis

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Pitfall: Thick (7mm) but normal appendix with effusion not caused by a perforated appendix but a pancreatitis

Appendix tip
Appendix tip
Appendix tip
Appendix tip
Air filled proximal appendix
Air filled proximal appendix
Air filled proximal appendix
Air filled proximal appendix
Appendix surrounded by fluid transverse
Appendix surrounded by fluid transverse
Appendix surrounded by fluid transverse
Appendix surrounded by fluid transverse
Normal proximal appendix transverse
Normal proximal appendix transverse
Peritoneal fluid
Peritoneal fluid

Normal air and contrast filled appendix


Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 50
  • Body part: Appendix

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System