APPENDICEAL MUCINOUS TUMOUR MASQUERADING ACUTE APPENDICITIS- A CASE STUDY

Dr. Deepak Meena, Dr. Nitin Nagpal, Dr. Gurpreet Singh, Dr. Gurlal Singh, Dr. Namrita Sarkaria

Abstract


Mucinous neoplasm of appendix is a rare occurrence which has been meagerly reported in the medical documentation, its usual presentation is  abdominal distension and palpable lump  . We hereby report a case of 60 year old female who presented to the emergency department with complain of  pain right lower abdomen and on exploration turned out to be mucinous appendix neoplasm.


Keywords


Appendix, mucinous tumour, irritable, cysadenocarcinoma.

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