Pitfalls

Patient with pain in the right lower abdomen that could be mistaken for an ileocecitis

Clinical Info

Pain fever an CRP >300

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Patient with pain in the right lower abdomen that could be mistaken for an ileocecitis

However there was also a thick inflamed appendix

What we initially missed was the air filled abscess

CT

CT

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 44
  • Body part: Right lower abdomen

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System