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incidental appendectomy

Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix, performed incidentally to another primary surgical procedure.
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
Objectives The appendix may modulate colon microbiota and bowel inflammation. We investigated whether appendectomy alters… Expand
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2015
2015
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic surgery has traditionally been contraindicated for the management of gall bladder cancer (GBC). This… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Preoperatively elevated neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR) is a negative prognostic factor of survival in various types… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Study Design. A retrospective, long-term follow-up study. Objectives. To find out whether incidental durotomy in lumbar disc… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine if previous cesarean section is an independent risk factor for incidental… Expand
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) is a safe, effective, and beneficial procedure for the treatment of acute appendicitis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVES To assess the short-term outcomes of incidental appendectomy through analysis of hospital administrative data and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Wolf predation on elk was studied in Banff National Park, Alberta. Overall, wolves took a higher proportion of adult males and… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Incidental appendectomy is contraindicated in patients whose conditions are unstable, patients previously diagnosed with Crohn's… Expand
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1987
1987
Statewide hospital discharge data in South Carolina for the period 1979-81 were used to evaluate the effectiveness of the… Expand
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