Appendiceal Crohn’s disease: a case report
作者: Maria Alexandra KefalaKostas TepelenisGiorgios LoridasSpyridon Koulas
作者单位: 1Department of Pediatrics, General Hospital ‘G. Xatzikosta’, Ioannina, Greece
2Department of Surgery, General Hospital ‘G. Xatzikosta’, Ioannina, Greece
刊名: European Journal of Medical Case Reports, 2019, Vol.3 (1), pp.33-36
来源数据库: Discover STM Publishing Ltd
DOI: 10.24911/ejmcr/173-1539256417
关键词: Crohn’s diseaseAcute appendicitisAppendicectomyHistological findingsPrognosis
原始语种摘要: Crohn’s disease confined to the appendix is uncommon and is estimated to be 0.2 – 1.8% of all appendicectomies.Case Presentation:Herein, we report a 13 - year - old female who presented in the emergency department with typical symptoms and signs of acute appendicitis and elevated inflammatory markers. An abdominal ultrasound was performed which corroborated the initial diagnosis of acute appendicitis. Consequently, the patient underwent an appendicectomy. On operation, appendix was found to be enlarged, swollen and with marked thickening of the appendiceal wall. The terminal ileum and the caecum were normal. A drain was placed because of the probable leaking from the appendiceal stamp, which was impossible to bury. Histological findings indicated the diagnosis of the appendiceal Crohn’s...
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  • appendicitis 阑尾炎
  • appendicectomy 阑尾切除术
  • appendiceal 阑尾的
  • appendix 附属器
  • uncommon 非常的
  • findings 结论
  • situation 立场
  • ultrasound 超声
  • caecum 盲肠
  • female 女性的