[Abscesses after appendectomy due to intraoperative retaining of fecalith].

Abstract

OBJECTIVE Fecaliths appear to predispose a patient to acute appendicitis, abscess formation, and perforation. The number of preoperative radiological evaluations is increasing, although children with suspected perforation still undergo surgery immediately. We report and discuss imaging findings and implications in children with acute appendicitis and… (More)

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