Appendiceal mucocoele

Case contributed by Dr Charudutt Jayant Sambhaji
Ultrasound

The typical onion layer appearance on ultrasonography within the distended appendix.

CT

Distended appendix with a dense focal region of wall calcification.

Case Discussion

These images demonstrate typical onion layer appearance on ultrasonography within the distended appendix, while the CT image shows distended appendix with a dense focal region of wall calcification.

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Case information

rID: 7440
Published: 2nd Nov 2009
Last edited: 28th Feb 2019
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