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Case 2: A 40-year-old woman presented with constant right lower quadrant abdominal pain of 4 days' duration.
A computed tomography angiogram (CTA) was performed with arterial and venous phase contrast, and active arterial extravasation along the mesentery within the right lower quadrant was identified (Fig.
The incision configuration in the photo of a conventional four-port laparoscopy consisted of a 10-mm incision in the right lower quadrant and 5-mm incisions in the umbilicus, left lower quadrant, and suprapubic area.
1c) revealed a right lower quadrant inflammatory mass with posterior acoustic shadowing and surrounding loculated fluid collection.
On physical examination he had a transverse infraumbilical surgical incision scar and a pulsatile mass on his right lower quadrant of the abdomen with dermal bruits.
Examination was significant for orthostatic hypotension, mild tenderness in the right lower quadrant and positive stool occult blood test.
He also noted that the patient's abdomen was very distended, and there was tenderness in the right lower quadrant.
This occurred in the case of a 29-year-old woman who came in with right lower quadrant pain and a temperature.