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Appendicitis is a common cause of acute abdomen; however, the classic clinical signs are not often present, and it has unusual presentations. Thus, its diagnosis can be challenging. This article describes the case of an elderly man who presented with right abdominal wall abscess with spontaneous drainage in the emergency department. Sinceit was suspected a subjacent abdominal pathology, surgery was performed, and intraoperatively, it was observed that the Appendix tip had invaded the abdominal wall...

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