Author | Michael Cascio Russell Gollard, MD

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Pseudomyxoma Peritonei

April 01, 2007

A 67-year-old man presented with right lower quadrant pain of 3 days' duration. CT findings suggested acute appendicitis with ascites and omental caking. Laparotomy revealed a ruptured appendix, which was removed, and numerous gelatinous deposits throughout the abdomen.