[Association between appendiceal obstruction and the morphological type of acute appendicitis].

@article{Desposorio2015AssociationBA,
  title={[Association between appendiceal obstruction and the morphological type of acute appendicitis].},
  author={Carlos David Vilela Desposorio and Teresa Noemi Cusma Quintana},
  journal={Revista de gastroenterologia del Peru : organo oficial de la Sociedad de Gastroenterologia del Peru},
  year={2015},
  volume={35 1},
  pages={32-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Determine if the morphological type of appendicitis is associated with the type of appendiceal obstruction. MATERIAL AND METHODS A descriptive, observational and prospective study was conducted at the Hospital Belén of Trujillo, during the year 2013. RESULTS There were 398 cases that took part of the study. A 54% of patients had between 10 and 29 years old, 55.5% were males and 44.5% females. The average length of the appendix was 7.19 ± 1.6 and 1.14 ± 0.5 cm diameter. Cecal… CONTINUE READING

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