Stump appendicitis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Open appendicectomy done 3 months back. C/o recurrent pain in right iliac fossa.

Patient Data

Age: 45Y
Gender: Female

Short segment of appendix is visible, measuring 20 mm in length and 8 mm in diameter.

Findings favor stump appendicitis.

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Case information

rID: 12822
Published: 15th Jan 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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