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Acute appendicitis NOS (disorder)

Known as: Acute appendicitis; not otherwise specified, Acute appendicitis, APPENDICITIS, ACUTE 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
IMPORTANCE An increasing amount of evidence supports the use of antibiotics instead of surgery for treating patients with… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A trial in selected men suggested that antibiotic therapy could be an alternative to appendicectomy in appendicitis. This study… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic surgery has been proposed to have diagnostic and therapeutic advantages over conventional surgery… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • M. Samuel
  • Journal of pediatric surgery
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 10462254
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Morbidity in children treated with appendicitis results either from late diagnosis or negative appendectomy. A… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract. This prospective study was performed to investigate epidemiological characteristics in terms of the age- and sex… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
PURPOSE To compare the accuracy of computed tomography (CT) and ultrasonography (US) in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Two hundred and fifty consecutive patients with suspected appendicitis were examined with graded compression sonography. The… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
  • A. Alvarado
  • Annals of emergency medicine
  • 1986
  • Corpus ID: 23771040
We conducted a retrospective study of 305 patients hospitalized with abdominal pain suggestive of acute appendicitis. Signs… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Ultrasound (US) examination during graded compression was performed in 60 consecutive patients with clinical signs of acute… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973