Incidental parasitic infestations in surgically removed appendices: a retrospective analysis

@article{Aydin2007IncidentalPI,
  title={Incidental parasitic infestations in surgically removed appendices: a retrospective analysis},
  author={{\"O}zg{\"u}r Aydin},
  journal={Diagnostic Pathology},
  year={2007},
  volume={2},
  pages={16 - 16}
}
BACKGROUND Appendiceal parasites can cause symptoms of appendiceal pain, independent of microscopic evidence of acute inflammation. The diagnosis of a parasitic infestation is generally achieved only after the pathologic examination of the resected appendices. PATIENTS/METHODS Pathology department records were reviewed for all patients who required an operation for symptoms of acute appendicitis between 2000 and 2006. The specimens which were pathologically diagnosed to contain parasites were… CONTINUE READING

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