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ALLMedicine™ Appendicitis Center

Research & Reviews  7,077 results

Laparoscopic appendectomy versus antibiotic treatment for acute appendicitis-a systemat...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-021-03927-5 10.1002/bjs.9329 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00275-5 10.1007/s00464-019-06847-2 10.1186/s12893-018-0463-7 10.1007/s00464-016-4957-z 10.1001/archsurg.2011.2
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Köhler F, Hendricks A et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Over the last years, laparoscopic appendectomy has progressively replaced open appendectomy and become the current gold standard treatment for suspected, uncomplicated appendicitis. At the same time, though, it is an ongoing discussion that antibi...

Updates on bacterial resistance and empirical antibiotics treatment of complicated acut...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.03.027
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Kwok CPD, Tsui SYB et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Through historical comparison with our previous study published 10 years ago, this paper aims to provide latest analysis of local bacteriology of acute complicated appendicitis and evaluate the effects of early escalation of potent antibiotics on ...

Hemolytic uremic syndrome following complicated appendicitis in a child: what is the mi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/03000605211006952
The Journal of International Medical Research; Belgacem A, Miane H et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - We herein describe an 18-month-old boy who underwent initially successful surgical and antibiotic treatment of complicated appendicitis with postoperative occurrence of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). This complication was due to Shiga toxin-prod...

The decrease of non-complicated acute appendicitis and the negative appendectomy rate d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8040760
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Offici... Ceresoli M, Coccolini F et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - During pandemic, admissions for surgical emergencies dropped down dramatically. Also acute appendicitis decreased. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the change in volume and clinical presentation of patients with acute appendicitis duri...

Prognosis of ultrasonographic low-grade pediatric appendicitis treated with supportive ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2021.02.066
Surgery Wang Q, Morikawa Y et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - A previous report proposed ultrasonography-based classification as a promising means of predicting pediatric spontaneously resolving appendicitis. The present study investigated the long-term prognosis of supportive care for low-grade appendicitis...

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Guidelines  17 results

The SIFIPAC/WSES/SICG/SIMEU guidelines for diagnosis and treatment of acute appendiciti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7063712
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Fugazzola P, Ceresoli M et. al.

Mar 11th, 2020 - The epidemiology and the outcomes of acute appendicitis in elderly patients are very different from the younger population. Elderly patients with acute appendicitis showed higher mortality, higher perforation rate, lower diagnostic accuracy, longe...

What Is the Role of Intravenous and Intraoral Contrast in CT Evaluation of Acute Appendicitis?
https://www.aaem.org/UserFiles/file/Post-CTEvalofAcuteAppendicitis.pdf

Jun 6th, 2019 - Patients presenting to the emergency department (ED) with abdominal pain and concern for appendicitis typically require diagnostic imaging to confirm the diagnosis. Computer tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and ultrasound (US) ar...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Appendicitis-Child.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.022
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Koberlein GC et. al.

May 5th, 2019 - Acute appendicitis represents the most common abdominal surgical urgency/emergency in children. Imaging remains a central tool in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis and has been shown to facilitate management and decrease the rate of negative app...

Management of acute appendicitis in adults: A practice management guideline from the Ea...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000002270
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Rushing A, Bugaev N et. al.

Mar 25th, 2019 - Acute appendicitis (AA) has been considered one of the most common acute surgical conditions in the world. Recent studies, however, have suggested that nonoperative management (NOM) with a course of antibiotics (ABX) may be as effective as surgery...

Appendicitis - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK493193/

Feb 21st, 2019 - Appendicitis is inflammation of the vermiform appendix. This is a hollow organ located at the tip of the cecum, usually in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen.

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  7,397 results

Laparoscopic appendectomy versus antibiotic treatment for acute appendicitis-a systemat...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-021-03927-5 10.1002/bjs.9329 10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00275-5 10.1007/s00464-019-06847-2 10.1186/s12893-018-0463-7 10.1007/s00464-016-4957-z 10.1001/archsurg.2011.2
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Köhler F, Hendricks A et. al.

Apr 14th, 2021 - Over the last years, laparoscopic appendectomy has progressively replaced open appendectomy and become the current gold standard treatment for suspected, uncomplicated appendicitis. At the same time, though, it is an ongoing discussion that antibi...

Updates on bacterial resistance and empirical antibiotics treatment of complicated acut...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.03.027
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Kwok CPD, Tsui SYB et. al.

Apr 13th, 2021 - Through historical comparison with our previous study published 10 years ago, this paper aims to provide latest analysis of local bacteriology of acute complicated appendicitis and evaluate the effects of early escalation of potent antibiotics on ...

Hemolytic uremic syndrome following complicated appendicitis in a child: what is the mi...
https://doi.org/10.1177/03000605211006952
The Journal of International Medical Research; Belgacem A, Miane H et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - We herein describe an 18-month-old boy who underwent initially successful surgical and antibiotic treatment of complicated appendicitis with postoperative occurrence of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS). This complication was due to Shiga toxin-prod...

The decrease of non-complicated acute appendicitis and the negative appendectomy rate d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8040760
European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Offici... Ceresoli M, Coccolini F et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - During pandemic, admissions for surgical emergencies dropped down dramatically. Also acute appendicitis decreased. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the change in volume and clinical presentation of patients with acute appendicitis duri...

Prognosis of ultrasonographic low-grade pediatric appendicitis treated with supportive ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2021.02.066
Surgery Wang Q, Morikawa Y et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - A previous report proposed ultrasonography-based classification as a promising means of predicting pediatric spontaneously resolving appendicitis. The present study investigated the long-term prognosis of supportive care for low-grade appendicitis...

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News  419 results

Meet the Medical Resident Who Had His Wife Peer Review Five of His Papers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947957

Mar 22nd, 2021 - The pantheon of husband-wife teams in science includes Marie and Pierre Curie, Gerty and Carl Cori, even Ugur Sahin and Özlem Türeci, the founders of BioNTech, which collaborated with Pfizer on a Covid-19 vaccine. To that list we hesitatingly add ...

Appendectomy or Antibiotics for Acute Appendicitis? Latest on the CODA Trial
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945953

Mar 8th, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Robert D. Glatter, MD: Hi and welcome. I'm Dr Robert Glatter, medical advisor for Medscape Emergency Medicine. The well-established standard treatment for acute appendicitis is surgical appendectomy. I ...

Neutropenic Appendicitis Outcomes Better With Upfront Surgery Than Observation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944882

Jan 28th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Children undergoing cancer treatment who develop neutropenic appendicitis may have lower complication rates and fewer disruptions to chemotherapy regimens with upfront surgery than with observation, a new study suggests. Researc...

Perforated Appendicitis in Kids More Common After COVID-19 Outbreak
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938999

Oct 12th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The rates of perforated appendicitis in children in the New York City metropolitan region increased after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers report. "What I found most interesting was that even though w...

Antibiotics or Appendectomy? Both Good Options
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/938699

Oct 6th, 2020 - Patients given antibiotics for appendicitis fared no worse in quality of life, at least in the short term, than did patients whose appendix was removed, according to a large, randomized, nonblinded, noninferiority study published online October 5 ...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →