Case Report

Inverted appendix: Computed tomographic colonography diagnosis in a patient and lesson learned

Joel Bortz
South African Journal of Radiology | Vol 19, No 1 | a748 | DOI: | © 2015 Joel Bortz | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 03 November 2014 | Published: 14 August 2015

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Joel Bortz, LSG Imaging, Los Angeles, United States


The role of computed tomographic colonography in the diagnosis of an inverted appendix is described in an adult woman, with Mayer-Rokitansky-Küster-Hauser syndrome, who underwent a laparotomy during her childhood for severe abdominal pain. According to the patient, both a hysterectomy and an incidental appendectomy were performed.


incidental appendix


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