Journal of Korean Society of Ultrasound in Medicine 2013;32(2): 151-155.
Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Acute Appendicitis Superimposed on the Non-rotational Anomaly of the Gastrointestinal Tract.
Ha Yeon Lee, Hong Il Ha, Kwan Seop Lee, Min Jeong Kim, Hyun Kyung Lim
1Department of Radiology, Hallym University Sacred Heart Hospital, Korea. ha.hongil@gmail.com
2Department of Radiology, Soonchunhyang University Seoul Hospital, Korea.
  Published online: June 30, 2013.
ABSTRACT
We report on the case of a 29-year-old male with acute appendicitis superimposed on the non-rotational anomaly of the gastrointestinal tract not detected on the computed tomography (CT) scan but correctly diagnosed on ultrasonography (US). This case suggested an additional role of US on the acute abdomen even underlying malrotation of the gastrointestinal tract.
Keywords: Intestines; Nonrotation; Appendicitis; Ultrasonography
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