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ALLMedicine™ Vermiform Appendix Center

Research & Reviews  89 results

Rare paediatric case of agenesis of the vermiform appendix, ileal duplication and sickl...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2021-248181
BMJ Case Reports; Laezza N, Gião N et. al.

May 18th, 2022 - This study reports an exceptional case of a 14-year-old girl with sickle cell disease that was diagnosed with agenesis of the vermiform appendix and ileal duplication. Both consist of extremely rare gastrointestinal malformations whose association...

Left-Sided Amyand Hernia.
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348221084084
The American Surgeon; Murugan S, Grenn EE et. al.

Mar 15th, 2022 - An Amyand's hernia is defined by the presence of the vermiform appendix in the inguinal hernia sac. Most cases of Amyand's hernia are incidentally diagnosed intraoperatively while surgically reducing a right inguinal hernia. Right-sided Amyand's h...

Mucosa-Associated Lymphoid Tissue Lymphomas (MALTomas)
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/207891-overview

Jan 21st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) is scattered along mucosal linings in the human body [1, 2, 3] and constitutes the most extensive component of human lymphoid tissue. These surfaces protect the body from an enormous qua...

Acute Perforated Appendicitis Associated with Appendiceal Diverticulitis in a Young Man...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8765087
The American Journal of Case Reports; Abdulmomen AA, AlZahrani AS et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - BACKGROUND Diverticulosis of the vermiform appendix is rare. In patients who present with appendicitis, appendiceal diverticulitis as a cause due is also rare. We report the case of a 35-year-old man who presented with typical symptoms and signs o...

The Gallbladder and Vermiform Appendix as Quality Assurance Indicators in Autopsy Patho...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcp/aqab199
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Kaur G, Williams N et. al.

Dec 7th, 2021 - We investigate the number of autopsy reports that did or did not document the presence or absence of the gallbladder or appendix or document abdominal scars in patients following cholecystectomy or appendectomy. We also report gallbladder and appe...

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News  8 results

Fast Five Quiz: Appendicitis Diagnosis and Treatment
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/909922

Mar 13th, 2019 - Appendicitis, an inflammation of the inner lining of the vermiform appendix that spreads to its other parts, is one of the more common surgical emergencies and remains one of the most common causes of abdominal pain. In the United States, 250,000 ...

Fast Five Quiz: Appendicitis Diagnosis and Treatment
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/909922_1

Mar 13th, 2019 - Appendicitis, an inflammation of the inner lining of the vermiform appendix that spreads to its other parts, is one of the more common surgical emergencies and remains one of the most common causes of abdominal pain. In the United States, 250,000 ...

Fast Five Quiz: Appendicitis Diagnosis and Treatment
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/909922

Mar 13th, 2019 - Appendicitis, an inflammation of the inner lining of the vermiform appendix that spreads to its other parts, is one of the more common surgical emergencies and remains one of the most common causes of abdominal pain. In the United States, 250,000 ...

The Appendix: Risk Factor for Parkinson's?
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/parkinsonsdisease/76050

Oct 31st, 2018 - An appendectomy occurring decades prior was linked to nearly a 20% decrease in the risk of developing Parkinson's and delayed onset among people who did develop the disease, researchers reported. Moreover, the human appendix appeared to be a reser...

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Appendicitis?
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/872918

Dec 9th, 2016 - Appendicitis is defined as inflammation of the vermiform appendix. It is the most common condition in children that requires emergency abdominal surgery. Appendicitis is caused by nonspecific obstruction of the appendiceal lumen. Fecal material, u...

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