Answer: Contrast enhanced axial CT of the pelvis shows an enhancing mildly thickened appendix looped upon itself with surrounding inflammatory stranding in the adjacent mesenteric fat. This finding is suspicious for acute appendicitis in the appropriate clinical setting.
Image from a slightly lower level. Does this change or add to your differential diagnosis?
Does this change or add to your differential diagnosis?
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