Low Risk Appendicitis Rule

Please enter responses to the following questions:

1. On clinical history is the patient complaining of nausea (feels like he/she may vomit)?

  • Yes
  • No

2. During your physical exam, does the patient have maximal pain in the right lower quadrant (RLQ)?

  • Yes
  • No

3. What is the patient's absolute neutrophil count (the patient's WBC multiplied by the neutrophil percent)?

  • > 6.75 x 10³/L
  • <= 6.75 x 10³/L