Laparoscopic resection of appendiceal mucinous cystadenoma.

@article{Chiu2005LaparoscopicRO,
  title={Laparoscopic resection of appendiceal mucinous cystadenoma.},
  author={Chong-Chi Chiu and Po-Li Wei and Ming-Te Huang and Winfred C. Wang and Tai-Chi Chen and Wei-Jei Lee},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2005},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={
          325-8
        }
}
Mucinous cystadenoma is a rare lesion of the vermiform appendix and is seldom diagnosed before surgery, although radiologic and ultrasonographic findings have been reported. We present the case of a 65-year-old female with rheumatoid arthritis who presented with general malaise, poor appetite, fever, and right upper and lower quadrant pain of about one week's duration. Abdominal sonography and computed tomography revealed an 8 x 4 x 3 cm cystic lesion of the appendix. Laparoscopic evaluation… CONTINUE READING
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