Laparoscopic Appendectomy in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital


OBJECTIVE Laparoscopic appendectomy in a setting where resources are poor is still controversial. This study evaluates the impact of laparoscopy on the early outcome of acute appendicitis in a developing country. METHODS All patients who underwent appendectomy from January 2010 through June 2011 at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospitals Complex… (More)
DOI: 10.4293/108680812X13462882737131


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@inproceedings{Adisa2012LaparoscopicAI, title={Laparoscopic Appendectomy in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital}, author={Adewale Oluseye Adisa and Olusegun Isaac Alatise and Olukayode Adeolu Arowolo and Oladejo Olukayode Lawal}, booktitle={JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons}, year={2012} }