Appendicitis after laparoscopic appendectomy: a warning.


Surgical options for appendicitis have increased, just as they have with cholecystitis. The laparoscope can now be utilized in place of the standard open operation for treatment of appendicitis. Like laparoscopic cholecystectomy, laparoscopic appendectomy can be associated with increased morbidities, not usually seen with open surgery. We present a case of… (More)


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@article{Greenberg1996AppendicitisAL, title={Appendicitis after laparoscopic appendectomy: a warning.}, author={Joseph J Greenberg and Thomas J. Esposito}, journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic surgery}, year={1996}, volume={6 3}, pages={185-7} }