Triage of serious cases like perforative
peritonitis will reduce undue case load on tertiary care centres allowing clinicians of such centres to really focus on limited serious cases.
Age >50 years seems to have an adverse effect on the outcome in perforative
was common in phlegmonous and gangrenous type, while Bacteroides fragilis was found in phlegmonous, gangrenous and perforative
The look of appendix was categorised into normal looking, catarrhal type, phlegmonous type, gangrenous type, perforative
type and early lump.
In present series, acute perforative
appendicits was present in 11.25% of the cases whereas in Roland Anderson (1994) series found appendix was perforated in 16% of the patients.
Tissues, following operation for acute perforative
appendicitis: A study in symbiosis.
Diagnosis of Perforative
peritonitis was made and patient was posted for emergency laparotomy.