Acute Appendicitis

Last updated 24/04/18

Definition


Features


Causes


Associated Signs & Symptoms


Diagnosis


Complications


Differential Diagnosis


Investigations


Management




References


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  2. Taylor G, Wesson D. Acute appendicitis in children: Diagnostic imaging. UpToDate. 30/04/2018.
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  4. Therapeutic Guidelines: Acute Appendicitis. November 2014.