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175 Possible Causes for Appendiceal Abscess

  • Appendicitis

    CONCLUSION: Approximately a quarter of patients will fail management of appendiceal abscess with percutaneous drain placement alone.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Subsequent rupture of primary appendiceal abscesses may produce fistulas between the appendix and bladder, small intestine, sigmoid, or cecum.[web.archive.org] Appendiceal abscess: A perforated appendix creates a pocket of pus inside the abdomen.[innerbody.com]

  • Appendiceal Abscess

    An epigastric appendiceal abscess has never been reported at an unusual location.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Appendiceal abscess was diagnosed by both ultrasonography and computed tomography.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Abstract Appendiceal abscess occurring in 193 patients during a 14-year period is reviewed. Treatment was nonsurgical in 98 patients, with a complication rate of 3%.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Recurrent Appendicitis

    Therapy for children with appendiceal abscess remains controversial.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] She underwent an undetermined operation for appendiceal abscess formation 19 years ago.[unboundmedicine.com] Paul DL, Bloom GP: Appendiceal abscess. Arch Surg 1982;117:1017–1019. Elmore JR, Dibbins AW, Curci MR: The treatment of complicated appendicitis in children.[karger.com]

  • Stomach Abscess

    An epigastric appendiceal abscess has never been reported at an unusual location.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Her, Hwang, Ahn, Park, and Kim: Epigastric Appendiceal Abscess with Spontaneous Drainage into the Stomach Abstract The appendiceal abscess is a common complication of acute[kjim.org] Post-op Subdiaphragmatic Appendiceal Diverticulitis Pancreatitis Liver abscess Renal abscess What are the useful imaging procedures in the evaluation of abdominal abscess?[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Peritoneal Abscess

    Preferred Name Drainage of peritoneal abscess or localized peritonitis, exclusive of appendiceal abscess, open Synonyms Open drainage of localized peritonitis ID ADDITIONAL[purl.bioontology.org] Post-op Subdiaphragmatic Appendiceal Diverticulitis Pancreatitis Liver abscess Renal abscess What are the useful imaging procedures in the evaluation of abdominal abscess?[meddean.luc.edu] Tracer accumulates in the region of the abscess, such as the right iliac fossa in an appendiceal abscess.[radiopaedia.org]

  • Phlegmon

    OBJECTIVE: A systematic review of the nonsurgical treatment of patients with appendiceal abscess or phlegmon, with emphasis on the success rate, need for drainage of abscesses[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The management of appendiceal phlegmon or abscess is controversial.[journals.lww.com] RESULTS: Appendiceal abscess or phlegmon is found in 3.8% (95% confidence interval (CI), 2.6-4.9) of patients with appendicitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Intraperitoneal Abscess in the Right Lower Quadrant

    Post-op Subdiaphragmatic Appendiceal Diverticulitis Pancreatitis Liver abscess Renal abscess What are the useful imaging procedures in the evaluation of abdominal abscess?[meddean.luc.edu] Appendiceal abscess containing fecolith next to inflamed appendix (arrows).[radiologyassistant.nl] Large pelvic abscess drains from an appendiceal abscess that also deforms the caput of the cecum.[barnardhealth.us]

  • Retrocecal Appendicitis

    Brown CV, Abrishami M, Muller M, Velmahos GC (2003) Appendiceal abscess: Immediate operation or percutaneous drainage? Am Surg 69: 829-832.[omicsonline.org] abscess may form Perforation may lead to fistula formation with other bowel structure or pevic organs (or abdominal wall) CT for acute appendicitis Had sensitivity of 99%[faculty.washington.edu] If the perforation is contained by the omentum, an appendiceal abscess results.[msdmanuals.com]

  • Omental Abscess

    Laparoscopic drainage of appendiceal abscess. 2. Central venous catheter insertion with ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance.[supercoder.com] For abdominal paracentesis, see 49082, 49083, 49084; with instillation of medication, see 96440, 96446) 003: (For open peritoneal or retroperitoneal drainage, see 44900 [appendiceal[purl.bioontology.org] […] a peri-appendiceal abscess).[surgwiki.com]

  • Perforated Appendix

    , plus there is increased risk of peritonitis. #9 From Sabiston's Textbook of Surgery (please excuse the length): There is general consensus that a localized appendiceal abscess[forums.studentdoctor.net] abscess from perforated appendicitis can be initially managed with CT-guided percutaneous drainage or limited surgical drainage .[forums.studentdoctor.net] Appendiceal abscess: A perforated appendix creates a pocket of pus inside the abdomen.[innerbody.com]

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