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Case 1602

Right lower quadrant pain

Author(s)
JC Le Van An, E. Maissiat, AS Hennebique, R. Jelassi
 
Patient
male, 76 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Supine abdominal plain film

    Abdominal plain film showing no abnormality.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Supine abdominal plain film;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasonography
     

    Presence of non-compressible bowel loop with a termination as a blind pouch corresponding to an enlarged appendix.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonography;

    Annotated picture.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Ultrasonography;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT scan: direct signs
     

    Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT scan: direct signs;

    Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT scan: direct signs;

    Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT scan: direct signs;

    Annotated picture.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT scan: direct signs;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CT scan: indirect signs

    Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating right lower quadrant fat stranding.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: CT scan: indirect signs;
     
     
Abdominal plain film showing no abnormality.
 
Presence of non-compressible bowel loop with a termination as a blind pouch corresponding to an enlarged appendix.
 
Annotated picture.
 
Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.
 
Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.
 
Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating enlarged, unfilled appendix and caecal apical wall thickening.
 
Annotated picture.
 
Axial contrast-enhanced CT scan demonstrating right lower quadrant fat stranding.
 
 
 
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