[Appendiceal stump appendicitis].

BACKGROUND Stump appendicitis is a rare disease characterized by inflammation of the appendiceal remnant. Although normally this is an early complication, it can present up to 50 years after surgery. CLINICAL CASE Male patient of 66 years old with antecedent of laparoscopic appendectomy, presented with abdominal pain, leucocytosis and peritoneal… CONTINUE READING