Case Reports in Surgery / 2018 / Article / Fig 1

Case Report

A Rare Case of Chronic Appendicitis Superimposed on an Incarcerated de Garengeot Hernia Prospectively Identified on Computed Tomography

Figure 1

Axial contrast-enhanced CT images (a–d) demonstrate the appendix (solid arrows) entering into the right femoral hernia sac in keeping with a de Grangeot hernia. Within the hernia sac there is a fluid collection (dashed arrows) concerning for abscess or mucocele. Findings are confirmed on the sagittal reformatted image (e).

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