Appendicitis and its surgical management experience at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital Nigeria.

BACKGROUND Acute appendicitis and its complications is still the most common cause of acute abdominal pain that will require surgical intervention in most parts of the West African sub-region. This study is a review of our management and outcome of acute appendicitis in the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital [UMTH]. METHOD A retrospective and… CONTINUE READING