appendicectomy


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appendicectomy

(esp US and Canadian), appendectomy
surgical removal of any appendage, esp the vermiform appendix
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The appendix should always be carefully examined during explorations for ovarian masses and prophylactic appendicectomy should be considered as a part of the treatment of ovarian carcinomas.
Combined use of modified alvarado score and usg in decreasing negative appendicectomy rate.
Laparoscopy or not: a metaanalysis of the surgical effects of laparoscopic versus open appendicectomy.
Caption: Figure 1: Screenshots of steps while 'performing' an appendicectomy.
Short-term complications and long-term morbidity of laparoscopic and open appendicectomy in a national cohort.
In a review [10] of 4 670 appendicectomy specimens, 14 cases of endometriosis of the appendix were identified.
Four (90%) of these hernias developed after laparoscopic cholecystectomy and one following laparoscopic appendicectomy.
In this particular case, we could hypothesize that the adhesions that were formed following open appendicectomy may have contributed to the knotting.
MEDLINE and EBM Reviews were searched for published literature on appendicitis and appendicectomy in South Africa.
We gradually stripped the coated membrane, released the small intestine, to make sure the small intestine regained its normal anatomy status and location, and we did appendicectomy at the same time that appendix was obvious fibrosis, umbilical hernia repair was carried out in the end.
Objective: Despite the use of prophylactic antibiotics and sterilization techniques, rate of post appendicectomy wound infection is high.
Appendicectomy is the most common emergency surgical procedure performed worldwide.