Appendix

Known as: Appendix vermiformis, Vermiform appendix, Appendix, Vermiform 
A small, fingerlike pouch that sticks out from the cecum (the first part of the large intestine near the end of the small intestine).

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1935-2018
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2005
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2005
Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)-associated follicular hypertrophy and hyperplasia as a mechanism of thyroid carcinogenesis in… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Traditionally epithelial malignancies of the appendix with or without carcinomatosis have been treated by right… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Cancer of the appendix is an uncommon disease that is rarely suspected rarely before surgery. Although several case… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND In patients with clinically suspected appendicitis, computed tomography (CT) is diagnostically accurate. However, the… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To evaluate a focused, helical computed tomographic (CT) technique for imaging the appendix in patients suspected of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
This article examines the optimal capital structure of a firm that can choose both the amount and maturity of its debt… (More)
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1996
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1996
This article focuses on the construction directly in physical space of simply pa rameterized covariance functions for data… (More)
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1987
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1987
In a long-term study of 150 unselected patients with carcinoid tumors of the appendix, we found that the neoplasms were usually… (More)
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1983
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1983
These newly developed endoscopic methods in gynaecology for haemostasis during surgical pelviscopy (Endocoagulation Roeder-loop… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Two thousand eight hundred thirty-seven cases of carcinoid tumor from files at the National Cancer Institute were analyzed… (More)
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