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APPENDICITIS
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Pediatric Surgery @ Brown

Brown Program in Fetal Medicine

Acute appendicitis

Acute suppurative appendicitis (laparoscopic view)

Perforated appendicitis
   

Appendicolith on plain radiograph (arrow) 

Close-up of appendicolith on paliin radiograph

Appendicolith in appendix (see radiograph)
   

Laparoscopic appendectomy: dividing the mesoappendix

 Laparoscopic appendectomy: preformed endoloop around the basis of the appendix

 Laparoscopic appendectomy: cinching the endoloop around the basis of the appendix
 

Laparoscopic appendectomy: appendiceal stump
Fecalith (arrow) and pelvic abscess in appendicitis (CT) Portal vein gas (arrows) in severe perforated appendicitis (CT)