|ECR 2018 / C-1576|
|Overview of CT evaluation in acute appendicitis: an illustrated semiological guide|
- CT scan is essential in the management of patients with acute abdomen, establishing the right diagnosis between the numerous pathologies that mimic appendicitis both clinically and imaging wise.
- CT scan is currently the most accurate tool for the diagnosis of acute appendicitis and its severe complications, for the adult population.
- The CT protocol must be adapted to the clinical suspicion, but also to the comorbidities frequently associated in adult patients.
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