SA Journal of Radiology
On-line version ISSN 2078-6778
Print version ISSN 1027-202X
NAIDOO, Pumersha and SINGH, Bhugwan. Current radiological strategies for the assessment of right lower quadrant abdominal pain. S. Afr. J. radiol. (Online) [online]. 2014, vol.18, n.1, pp.1-15. ISSN 2078-6778. http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/sajr.v18i1.695.
Right lower quadrant abdominal pain is a common clinical entity. Imaging and the radiologist play an integral role in achieving a diagnosis, so guiding prompt management of patients. This review discusses the spectrum of pathology and imaging findings, and highlights and contrasts the preferred imaging modalities in different subsets of patients.