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Left Sided Acute Appendicitis: Radiological Aspects

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DOI: 10.4236/ojrad.2016.62014    1,725 Downloads   2,186 Views Citations

ABSTRACT

Left sided appendicitis is a rare pathology. Two situations may explain the occurrence of the disease: situs inversus or midgut malrotation. Its diagnosis is based on clinical presentation but confirmed by radiological examination. Our observation is based on a left-sided acute appendicitis with a midgut malrotation in a 31-year-old patient with no clinical history.

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Sidibé, K. , Ossibi, P. , Traoré, Z. , Kamaoui, I. , Lamrani, Y. , Boubbou, M. , Maâroufi, M. , Oudou, A. , Laalim, S. , Mazaz, K. and Tizniti, S. (2016) Left Sided Acute Appendicitis: Radiological Aspects. Open Journal of Radiology, 6, 96-99. doi: 10.4236/ojrad.2016.62014.

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