Emergency right hemicolectomy for inflammatory cecal masses mimicking acute appendicitis


Guven H., Koc B., Saglam F., Bayram I. A. , Adas G.

WORLD JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.9, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 9
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/1749-7922-9-7
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY SURGERY

Abstract

Background: Unexpected inflammatory cecal masses of uncertain etiology, encountered in the emergency surgical departments can be indistinguishable, and appropriate operative management of these cases is a dilemma for the surgeons.