Intraoperative diagnosis of solitary cecal diverticulum not requiring surgery: is appendectomy indicated?

@inproceedings{Koshy2016IntraoperativeDO,
  title={Intraoperative diagnosis of solitary cecal diverticulum not requiring surgery: is appendectomy indicated?},
  author={Renol Mathew Koshy and Abdelrahman Abusabeib and Saif Al-Mudares and Mohamed Khairat and Adriana Toro and Isidoro Di Carlo},
  booktitle={World journal of emergency surgery : WJES},
  year={2016}
}
AIM To compare experience with solitary cecal diverticulum (SCD) with literature on the indication for appendectomy in cases of solitary cecal diverticulitis. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed all cases of SCD in our institution from September 2011 to March 2013. Data on sex, age, ethnic origin, presence of pain in the right iliac fossa, duration of… CONTINUE READING