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Table 1 Adult Appendicitis Score

From: Performance of imaging studies in patients with suspected appendicitis after stratification with adult appendicitis score

Symptoms and findings   Score
Pain in RLQ   2
Pain relocation   2
RLQ tenderness Women, age 16-49 1
  All other patients 3
Guarding mild 2
  moderate or severe 4
Laboratory tests
 Blood leukocyte count (x109) > = 7.2 and <10.9 1
  > = 10.9 and <14.0 2
  > = 14.0 3
 Proportion of neutrophils (%) > = 62 and < 75 2
  > = 75 and < 83 3
  > = 83 4
 CRP (mg/l), symptoms < 24 h > = 4 and <11 2
  > = 11and <25 3
  > = 25 and <83 5
  > = 83 1
 CRP (mg/l), symptoms > 24 h > = 12 and <53 2
  > = 53 and <152 2
  > = 152 1
  1. RLQ, right lower abdominal quadrant