Medicon Medical Sciences (ISSN: 2972-2721)

Case Report

Volume 5 Issue 2

A Case Report of Surgical Management of Subhepatic Acute Appendicitis

M Pugazhenthi1, Kambala Prasanna Kumar2 and Sai Ram KR2*
1Assistant Professor, Department of General Surgery, SBMCH
2Junior Resident, Department of General Surgery, SBMCH

*Corresponding Author: Sai Ram KR, Junior Resident, Department of General Surgery, SBMCH.

Published: July 19, 2023

DOI: 10.55162/MCMS.05.153

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Appendicitis in a subhepatic area might be difficult to diagnose and treat. It is an extremely uncommon and challenging condition. There haven't been many cases of subhepatic appendicitis reported in the literature. Here, we discuss and detail the care of a rare case report of a subhepatic appendicitis. A case of acute abdominal pain was admitted with a difficult diagnostic situation and successfully treated.

Keywords: Acute appendicitis; Subhepatic appendicitis; Appendicectomy