Point-of-Care Ultrasound Facilitates Bedside Diagnosis of Appendicitis With an Appendicolith in a Pediatric PatientPade, Kathryn H., MDSection Editor(s): Deanehan, J. Kate MD, RDMS; Associate Editor Pediatric Emergency Care: November 2018 - Volume 34 - Issue 11 - p 818–819 doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000001654 Ultrasound Case Review Abstract Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics A previously healthy 5-year-old boy presented to the emergency department with a history of tactile fevers, cough, congestion, decreased appetite, and abdominal pain. He had diffuse abdominal pain on examination and pain with ambulation. Emergency point-of-care ultrasound was used to diagnose appendicitis with an appendicolith. The diagnosis was confirmed by a radiology-performed ultrasound, and he was taken to the operating room for an appendectomy. From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA. Disclosure: The author declares no conflict of interest. Reprints: Kathryn H. Pade, MD, Division of Emergency, Medicine Stanford Hospital, 900 Welch Rd, Suite 350 Stanford, CA 94304 (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org). Supplemental digital content is available for this article. Direct URL citations appear in the printed text and are provided in the HTML and PDF versions of this article on the journal’s Web site (www.pec-online.com). Copyright © 2018 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.