Analysis of Recurrence Management in Patients Who Underwent Nonsurgical Treatment for Acute Appendicitis

@inproceedings{Liang2016AnalysisOR,
  title={Analysis of Recurrence Management in Patients Who Underwent Nonsurgical Treatment for Acute Appendicitis},
  author={Tsung-Jung Liang and Shiuh-Inn Liu and Chung-Yu Tsai and Chi-hsiang Kang and Wei-Chun Huang and H T Chang and I-Shu Chen},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2016}
}
The recurrence rate for acute appendicitis treated nonoperatively varies between studies. Few studies have adequately evaluated the management of these patients when appendicitis recurs. We aimed to explore the recurrence rate and management of patients with acute appendicitis that were first treated nonoperatively.We identified patients in the Taiwan National Health Insurance Research Database who were hospitalized due to acute appendicitis for the first time between 2000 and 2010 and received… CONTINUE READING

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