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ALLMedicine™ Appendicitis Center

Research & Reviews  6,713 results

sB7H3 in Children with Acute Appendicitis: Its Diagnostic Value and Association with Hi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7482032
Journal of Immunology Research; Du X, Chen Y et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - Several efforts have been made to find out a valuable marker to assist the diagnosis and differentiation of gangrenous/perforated appendicitis. We aimed to determine the diagnostic capacity of soluble B7H3 (sB7H3) in acute appendicitis (AA) and it...

Antibiotics during childhood and development of appendicitis-a nationwide cohort study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/apt.16084
Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics REFERENCES; Antonsen J, Hansen S et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Appendicitis is a common disease with a lifespan risk of approximately 8%. The full range of specific causes for the disease remains elusive, but an aberrant microbiota have been identified as a potential risk factor. To investigate if use of anti...

Acute Appendicitis in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children With COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002900
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Lishman J, Kohler C et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Acute Appendicitis in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children With COVID-19.|2020|Lishman J,Kohler C,de Vos C,van der Zalm MM,Itana J,|

Radiation-Free Diagnosis of Pediatric Appendicitis: Accuracy of Point-of-Care Ultrasono...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002236
Pediatric Emergency Care; Davis J, Chima M et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Appendicitis is a common pediatric surgical emergency, and it can often be difficult to diagnose. Computed tomography is commonly used as a diagnostic criterion standard, but herein, we describe the accuracy of a "radiation-free" diagnostic algori...

Pregnant patients requiring appendectomy: comparison between open and laparoscopic appr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-07911-y
Surgical Endoscopy; Tumati A, Yang J et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Even though acute appendicitis is the most common general surgical condition encountered during pregnancy, the preferred approach to appendectomy in pregnant patients remains controversial. Current guidelines support laparoscopic appendectomy as t...

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Guidelines  15 results

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.

Appendicitis - Merck Manual
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/gastrointestinal-disorders/acute-abdomen-and-surgical-gastroenterology/appendicitis

Nov 30th, 2018 - Appendicitis is acute inflammation of the vermiform appendix, typically resulting in abdominal pain, anorexia, and abdominal tenderness. Diagnosis is clinical, often supplemented by CT or ultrasonography. Treatment is surgical removal of the appendix

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Drugs  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  6,841 results

sB7H3 in Children with Acute Appendicitis: Its Diagnostic Value and Association with Hi...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7482032
Journal of Immunology Research; Du X, Chen Y et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - Several efforts have been made to find out a valuable marker to assist the diagnosis and differentiation of gangrenous/perforated appendicitis. We aimed to determine the diagnostic capacity of soluble B7H3 (sB7H3) in acute appendicitis (AA) and it...

Antibiotics during childhood and development of appendicitis-a nationwide cohort study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/apt.16084
Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics REFERENCES; Antonsen J, Hansen S et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Appendicitis is a common disease with a lifespan risk of approximately 8%. The full range of specific causes for the disease remains elusive, but an aberrant microbiota have been identified as a potential risk factor. To investigate if use of anti...

Acute Appendicitis in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children With COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002900
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Lishman J, Kohler C et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Acute Appendicitis in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children With COVID-19.|2020|Lishman J,Kohler C,de Vos C,van der Zalm MM,Itana J,|

Radiation-Free Diagnosis of Pediatric Appendicitis: Accuracy of Point-of-Care Ultrasono...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PEC.0000000000002236
Pediatric Emergency Care; Davis J, Chima M et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Appendicitis is a common pediatric surgical emergency, and it can often be difficult to diagnose. Computed tomography is commonly used as a diagnostic criterion standard, but herein, we describe the accuracy of a "radiation-free" diagnostic algori...

Pregnant patients requiring appendectomy: comparison between open and laparoscopic appr...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-020-07911-y
Surgical Endoscopy; Tumati A, Yang J et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Even though acute appendicitis is the most common general surgical condition encountered during pregnancy, the preferred approach to appendectomy in pregnant patients remains controversial. Current guidelines support laparoscopic appendectomy as t...

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News  227 results

Lack of measles shot sets stage for lethal complications
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-measles-complications/lack-of-measles-shot-sets-stage-for-lethal-complications-idUSKBN20J2NR

Feb 25th, 2020 - (Reuters Health) - Measles can infect the appendix, the liver and the membranes protecting the brain in people who are not fully immunized against the virus, a new report confirms. “Measles is often thought of as a harmless childhood illness when ...

Initial ultrasound assessment of appendicitis curbs costs
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/216522/gastroenterology/initial-ultrasound-assessment-appendicitis-curbs-costs?channel=302
Heidi Splete

Feb 2nd, 2020 - Assessing appendicitis in children with initial ultrasound followed by computed tomography in the absence of appendix visualization and presence of secondary signs was the most cost-effective approach, according to data from a modeling study of 10.

Lay press stories about research: Putting them into perspective for patients
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicalneurologynews/article/212371/business-medicine/lay-press-stories-about-research-putting-them?channel=38029
Allan M. Block, MD, Clinical Neurology News

Nov 14th, 2019 - I recently had an unusual patient call. A woman I’ve seen for many years for migraines called to tell me her son was being hospitalized for appendicitis.

Fewer emergency surgeries, more deaths in British hospitals vs U.S.
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-surgery/fewer-emergency-surgeries-more-deaths-in-british-hospitals-vs-u-s-idUSKBN1WU2H5

Oct 15th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - When patients in England or the U.S. have abdominal emergencies like appendicitis or a ruptured aneurysm, half as many in England get surgery and many more die, a new study suggests. Deaths in the hospital were significantly hig...

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...

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Patient Education  21 results see all →