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Ascending retrocecal appendicitis: clinical and computed tomographic findings.

Authors
  • Kim, Sooah
  • Lim, Hyo K
  • Lee, Ji Yeon
  • Lee, Jongmee
  • Kim, Min Ju
  • Lee, And Soon Jin
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of computer assisted tomography
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2006
Volume
30
Issue
5
Pages
772–776
Identifiers
PMID: 16954926
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

More than half of patients with ascending retrocecal appendicitis presented with atypical clinical presentation. At CT, ascending retrocecal appendicitis was associated with a high incidence of retroperitoneal inflammatory changes and appendiceal perforation.

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