Perinephric abscess secondary to ruptured retrocecal appendix diagnosed by computerized tomography

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Abstract

A case of a perinephric abscess secondary to a ruptured retroappendiceal appendix was diagnosed preoperatively by computerized tomography of the abdomen. The radiologic anatomy of the retroperitoneum is reviewed along with a discussion of the origin of perinephric abscesses and the complication of acute appendicitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)217-219
Number of pages3
JournalUrology
Volume19
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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