Histopathological findings in appendectomy specimens: a study of 24,697 cases

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Appendicitis is by far the commonest major emergency general surgical operation. Histopathological examination of the appendix is routinely performed. This study is a retrospective analysis of 24,697 appendectomies performed from January 2003 to December 2011. Pathological reports were analyzed for the following parameters: age, gender, and pathological… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-014-1934-7

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@article{Charfi2014HistopathologicalFI, title={Histopathological findings in appendectomy specimens: a study of 24,697 cases}, author={Slim Charfi and Ahmad Sellami and Abdellatif Affes and Khalil Ya{\"{i}ch and Rafik Mzali and Tahya Sellami Boudawara}, journal={International Journal of Colorectal Disease}, year={2014}, volume={29}, pages={1009-1012} }