Severe Abdominal Pain in 67-Year-Old Patient


A 67-year-old man presents with symptoms of severe abdominal pain. A clinical diagnosis of appendicitis is made and surgical resection of the appendix is performed.

What is your diagnosis?

A. Adenocarcinoma
B. Acute appendicitis
C. Goblet cell carcinoid
D. Mucous hyperplasia
E. Whipple disease