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Appendix Quiz

1. The most common type of appendiceal neoplasm are mucinous epithelial neoplasms.

2. Ultrasound is preferred over CT for the diagnosis of appendicitis in which of the following patient populations:
Elderly persons with heart problems
Pregnant Females
A person recovering from a recent CVA

3. The following image demonstrates a complication seen most often due to:

Appendicitis with a ruptured appendix
Metastatic carcinoid tumor
Metastatic mucinous adenocarcinoma

4. All appendiceal neoplasms are most commonly found in middle aged to elderly people.

5. What are the dimensions of the normal appendix as seen on ultrasound:
7 cm x 2 cm
7 mm x 2 mm
7 in x 2 in
None of the Above


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