Laparoscopic resection of appendicular stump after recurrent appendicitis

Abstract

Stump appendicitis is a rare entity not usually considered as a possibility when evaluating a patient with right lower quadrant pain and previous appendectomy, leading to delay in diagnosis and resulting in a high rate of morbidity. Herein, we describe two cases of stump appendicitis that were managed laparoscopically and realized a brief review of the… (More)

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@inproceedings{Priego2012LaparoscopicRO, title={Laparoscopic resection of appendicular stump after recurrent appendicitis}, author={Pablo Priego and Pepe Daroca and Hassan Bouyabrine and Mehdi Skalli}, year={2012} }