Appendiceal mucocele

From RadsWiki

Jump to: navigation, search
This article is a stub. You can be a HUGE HELP to radswiki.net by expanding it.

If you do not feel comfortable editing the wiki, please contact web@radswiki.net for alternative ways to contribute content.


Contents

[edit] Discussion of Appendiceal mucocele

  • Results from chronic appendiceal obstruction.
  • May be caused by either benign or malignant leisons
    • Mucinous neoplasms (mucinous cystadenoma or mucinous cystadenocarcinoma)
    • Appendiceal carcinoid


[edit] Imaging Findings for Appendiceal mucocele

[edit] Images

Patient #1: CT images demonstrate a mucocele of the appendix.

[edit] See Also

[edit] External Links

[edit] References for Appendiceal mucocele