Case 33-1987

A 46-Year-Old Man with Right-Lower-Quadrant Pain and Thickening of the Wall of the Cecum

Richard C. Cabot, Robert E. Scully, Eugene J. Mark, William F. McNeely, Betty U. McNeely, Paul C. Shellito, Carolyn Compton

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Abstract

Presentation of Case A 46-year-old man was admitted to the hospital because of pain in the right lower abdominal quadrant. He was well until 9 or 10 days earlier, when fever and intermittent severe periumbilical pain developed, lasted for a day or two, and then became localized in the right lower abdominal quadrant. He came to the Emergency Ward of this hospital, where moderate anemia was found. An x-ray film of the chest was normal, and an x-ray film of the abdomen showed no abnormality. Oxycodone–acetaminophen was prescribed, without relief. During the week before entry the pain was mild and.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)432-441
Number of pages10
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume317
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 13 1987
Externally publishedYes

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Case 33-1987 : A 46-Year-Old Man with Right-Lower-Quadrant Pain and Thickening of the Wall of the Cecum. / Cabot, Richard C.; Scully, Robert E.; Mark, Eugene J.; McNeely, William F.; McNeely, Betty U.; Shellito, Paul C.; Compton, Carolyn.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 317, No. 7, 13.08.1987, p. 432-441.

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Cabot, Richard C. ; Scully, Robert E. ; Mark, Eugene J. ; McNeely, William F. ; McNeely, Betty U. ; Shellito, Paul C. ; Compton, Carolyn. / Case 33-1987 : A 46-Year-Old Man with Right-Lower-Quadrant Pain and Thickening of the Wall of the Cecum. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 1987 ; Vol. 317, No. 7. pp. 432-441.
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