[Diagnostic laparoscopy within the scope of appendicitis treatment. East German Working Group "Outcome Assessment and Quality Assurance in Surgery" of the CAQ of the German Society of Surgery].

@article{Koch1998DiagnosticLW,
  title={[Diagnostic laparoscopy within the scope of appendicitis treatment. East German Working Group "Outcome Assessment and Quality Assurance in Surgery" of the CAQ of the German Society of Surgery].},
  author={A. Koch and Hans Lippert},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie},
  year={1998},
  volume={123 Suppl 4},
  pages={43-5}
}
The diagnostic laparoscopy represents a special technique with high impact for differential diagnosis especially in patients with chronic recurrent pain in the right lower abdomen. The East-German multicentric trial confirmed the actual trend of increasing importance of the laparoscopic method especially in patients with unclear abdominal findings. In case… CONTINUE READING