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Click 47 year old male with right sided Amyand`s hernia.
Findings: The appendix extends into the small right inguinal hernia illustrated on these contrast enhanced axial CT images. Large bowel containing left inguinal hernia is also seen.
Technique: Axial contrast enhanced CT images of lower abdomen.

Click 47 year old male with right-sided Amyand`s hernia.
Findings: The appendix is air filled, and shown near its entrance into the right inguinal hernia on coronal contrast enhanced CT. Abnormal small bowel with wall thickening and dilatation is seen in the right lower queadrant, compatible with changes of small bowel obstruction. The air filled appendix just following its entrance into the right inguinal hernia.
Technique: Coronal contrast enhanced CT images of lower abdomen.

Click 47 year old male with right-sided Amyand`s hernia.
Findings: Sagittal contrast enhanced CT images show progression of the appendix as it extends into the right inguinal hernia.
Technique: Sagittal contrast enhanced CT images of lower abdomen.